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by Pineapple
Thu Sep 21, 2017 3:46 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotous Diet
Replies: 1
Views: 24

Camponotous Diet

I have a young camponotous americus colony with only seven workers, this is my first colony and at this stage I am wondering what and how often i should feed them. I gave them a cricket leg wwhich they accepted and some honey in the outworld, aswell as some cracker crumbs, but they dont seem to be a...
by Pineapple
Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:30 pm
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Ant keepers from southwestern ontario
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Re: Ant keepers from southwestern ontario

richardmlldk wrote:
Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:24 am
As a newbie to the MacGregor community I would love to know if any events are planned for Lake Ontario this year?
im not sure
by Pineapple
Sun Jul 23, 2017 5:18 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Help!!
Replies: 7
Views: 108

Re: Help!!

Update:
I have separated the queens and 11/12 of them have laid eggs :D :D
by Pineapple
Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:52 pm
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Ant keepers from southwestern ontario
Replies: 2
Views: 65

Ant keepers from southwestern ontario

If there are any antkeepers in southwestern ontario that are interested in a few months i will have some tetramorium colonies and maybe a camponotous colony for sale on the GAN project.
by Pineapple
Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:50 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Catching a queen
Replies: 9
Views: 129

Re: Catching a queen

Im not sure where you are situated but in my area camponotous queens are no longer flying. Maybe turning over some logs in the woods or looking in cracks and crevices in old stumps might be your best bet to find one. best of luck!
by Pineapple
Wed Jul 19, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Can't Id an ant in nuptial flight season
Replies: 2
Views: 70

Re: Can't Id an ant in nuptial flight season

If you mean it is a pavement ant then it would be tetramorium sp. e but pictures and measurements would defidently help
by Pineapple
Tue Jul 18, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Help!!
Replies: 7
Views: 108

Re: Help!!

looks like i have some queens to sell!
by Pineapple
Tue Jul 18, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Help!!
Replies: 7
Views: 108

Re: Help!!

Serafine wrote:
Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:11 am
Tetramorium can found with multiple queens but in the end there can only be one.
Should i separate them?
by Pineapple
Mon Jul 17, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Help!!
Replies: 7
Views: 108

Help!!

There have tons of tetramorium flights in my area lately and the ones that land in my pool all gather on a little floating thing on he pool. When I looked closer groups of about 10 urns grouped together an underneath there were eggs! I scooped up me of the group and put them in a test tube together....