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by Cal113
Sat Jun 16, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Colorado Nupital Flights
Replies: 99
Views: 5446

Re: Colorado Nupital Flights

nice dude, lookin good. Do you know what species she is yet?
by Cal113
Sat Jun 16, 2018 3:09 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Colorado Nupital Flights
Replies: 99
Views: 5446

Re: Colorado Nupital Flights

Lol yep, that seems to be how it always works out! :D
by Cal113
Wed Jun 06, 2018 7:23 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Colorado Nupital Flights
Replies: 99
Views: 5446

Re: Colorado Nupital Flights

I found mine just randomly in my yard at around 3:00. Not sure how helpful this is but... (also about 2 weeks ago so probably not too many out now.)
by Cal113
Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:57 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Colorado Nupital Flights
Replies: 99
Views: 5446

Re: Colorado Nupital Flights

definatly appears to be a camponotus queen, nice job. I recently caught one as well and she just started laying eggs! Need to update my signature -_- but that aside nice. Just put her into a good testtube setup, dont disturb her either(checking like once a week is fine) becuase she can eat her eggs,...
by Cal113
Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:40 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Colorado Nupital Flights
Replies: 99
Views: 5446

Re: Colorado Nupital Flights

Hey everyone, its been a little while but I realized that subterranean termites are poking their heads out to see if the weathers good for a flight. Anyone else seen anything interesting?
by Cal113
Mon Mar 26, 2018 12:37 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Argentine Ants, how to collect
Replies: 5
Views: 255

Re: Argentine Ants, how to collect

Hey guys, thanks for all the awesome feedback! I looked into it a little more and the reason behind my having so much trouble finding a queen was I believe the ants in my area are domymyrmex not linepithema(argentine ants). Thanks again for the help and useful feedback, hoping to catch a queen of th...
by Cal113
Thu Feb 01, 2018 7:15 am
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Formicarium for Temnothorax questions
Replies: 6
Views: 366

Re: Formicarium for Temnothorax questions

I have two tarheel ants setups and they work really well, I have a temnothorax isolated in an outworld he made with their nest being in a pinecone I also placed in there(they came in it) I really like his work and you might be able to contact him and ask him if he can make a temnothorax specific for...
by Cal113
Tue Nov 28, 2017 1:01 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Colorado Nupital Flights
Replies: 99
Views: 5446

Re: Colorado Nupital Flights

it could definitely be Dorymyrmex though
by Cal113
Tue Nov 28, 2017 1:00 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Colorado Nupital Flights
Replies: 99
Views: 5446

Re: Colorado Nupital Flights

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by Cal113
Sun Nov 26, 2017 8:31 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Colorado Nupital Flights
Replies: 99
Views: 5446

Re: Colorado Nuszspital Flights

Dearth335 wrote:
Fri Nov 24, 2017 11:40 pm
You have to either dig them up or find them on the surface while their spreading the colony. This is due to them latin in the nest. Where do you find Argentine ants in colorado?
There are a bunch in the Westminster and Louisville area... they can often be found near pogonomyrmex mounds