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by Jadeninja9
Fri May 25, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal
Replies: 164
Views: 4837

Re: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal

AntNoobster wrote:
Tue May 15, 2018 5:50 am
hey i just read through the WHOLE journal and WOW!!! Ya and BTW if you cant make a nest maybe u should buy one from the AntsCanada store or Ants Aus store
Yeah I have the whole AntsCanada Camponotus starter pack lol
by Jadeninja9
Sun May 13, 2018 5:33 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal
Replies: 164
Views: 4837

Re: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal

Update: (May 13, 2018) The colony moved test tubes and are now up to 42 workers. Gotta make a nest and outworld setup soon but I just don't have time man. https://i.imgur.com/XbJncXk.jpg https://i.imgur.com/vTWyWJc.jpg https://i.imgur.com/6CT4o2y.jpg https://i.imgur.com/f4gD9rF.jpg https://i.imgur.c...
by Jadeninja9
Mon May 07, 2018 1:45 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal
Replies: 164
Views: 4837

Re: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal

Update: (May 6, 2018) They have moved all the pupae and almost all the rest of the brood into the other test tube. In the pictures, you can see newly eclosed workers which are tan in color. https://i.imgur.com/UtVinsT.jpg https://i.imgur.com/Iev30Gs.jpg https://i.imgur.com/u2LlZSF.jpg https://i.imgu...
by Jadeninja9
Mon May 07, 2018 1:41 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal
Replies: 164
Views: 4837

Re: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal

antnest8 wrote:
Mon Apr 30, 2018 4:23 pm
yah it looks like a nest is needed now. Congrates
I hope I have time to make one
by Jadeninja9
Sat May 05, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: My mistakes in ant keeping (so far).
Replies: 5
Views: 110

Re: My mistakes in ant keeping (so far).

They probably would have barely been bothered by you checking on them in the winter since they would be so lethargic from the cold temperatures.
by Jadeninja9
Fri May 04, 2018 1:14 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jadeninja9’s Prenolepis imparis Journal
Replies: 7
Views: 189

Re: Jadeninja9’s Prenolepis imparis Journal

Update? On March 26 I had checked on this colony to find that one queen had died and the cotton was very moldy. I had to move the queen that was alive into a new tube and I put her in a wine cooler set to 60F. The cold temperature triggered her to break off her wings. As of now I don't know if she ...
by Jadeninja9
Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jadeninja9’s Prenolepis imparis Journal
Replies: 7
Views: 189

Re: Jadeninja9’s Prenolepis imparis Journal

Update? On March 26 I had checked on this colony to find that one queen had died and the cotton was very moldy. I had to move the queen that was alive into a new tube and I put her in a wine cooler set to 60F. The cold temperature triggered her to break off her wings. As of now I don't know if she ...
by Jadeninja9
Sun Apr 29, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal
Replies: 164
Views: 4837

Re: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal

Update: (April 29, 2018) An update is long overdue This colony has tons of pupae and other brood. 23 pupae by my count! I think I should move them to a nest soon haha. They have to use a second test tube to store brood because there is so much lol. https://i.imgur.com/h8mLDk9.jpg https://i.imgur.com...
by Jadeninja9
Mon Apr 09, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Best AC Hybrid nest for Honeypot ants
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Re: Best AC Hybrid nest for Honeypot ants

Hybrid nests aren't good for them cause the repletes will hang from the ceiling, blocking your view of the colony.