Search found 706 matches

by Jadeninja9
Wed Feb 21, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal
Replies: 152
Views: 2927

Re: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal

antnest8 wrote:
Wed Feb 21, 2018 5:41 am
I've been waiting for this journal to start up again!
haha
by Jadeninja9
Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Can't identify my queen ant...
Replies: 4
Views: 32

Re: Can't identify my queen ant...

I'd say she is of the Formica genus
by Jadeninja9
Tue Feb 20, 2018 12:43 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal
Replies: 152
Views: 2927

Re: Jadeninja9's Camponotus hyatti Journal

Update: (Feb 20, 2018)

The colony is now in my living room and the workers and queen are all back to normal behavior. I can tell they drank some of the honey I gave them because their gasters are a lot bigger now.
Image
Image
by Jadeninja9
Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:26 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: ant barrier for small ants
Replies: 3
Views: 84

Re: ant barrier for small ants

Maybe vaseline will work?
by Jadeninja9
Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:25 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Omni Nest Series
Topic: Omni Nest...
Replies: 4
Views: 27

Re: Omni Nest...

Just to be safe, you should soak the Outworld and the tubes in very hot soapy water to disinfect it, then rinse it off with more hot water.
by Jadeninja9
Mon Feb 19, 2018 7:38 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Can't identify my queen ant...
Replies: 4
Views: 32

Re: Can't identify my queen ant...

What location was she caught at?
by Jadeninja9
Mon Feb 19, 2018 7:31 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Can't Identify this Queen!
Replies: 12
Views: 151

Re: Can't Identify this Queen!

And your queen is of the Lasius genus, but you should get a professional to ID the queen's species Do you know of any specific professionals? I tried searching for one but all I got were vague ID guides and pest control websites. The professionals all left this forum for some reason so you'd have t...
by Jadeninja9
Mon Feb 19, 2018 12:34 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Polish Queen in need of identification. Plz. :)
Replies: 3
Views: 32

Re: Polish Queen in need of identification. Plz. :)

Wait those big eggs are actually pupae. Pupae are the cocoons around the larvae. You'll be having workers soon. You should look up the life stages of ants.
by Jadeninja9
Sun Feb 18, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Need help!!
Replies: 5
Views: 33

Re: Need help!!

I think that was your problem. It's a general rule of thumb not to feed wild bugs to your colonies as they may contain pesticides that can kill off your colony. Hopefully, your colony can recover.