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by tasched
Thu Apr 20, 2017 9:57 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: False Honeypot Ants/Queen Care. (Prenolepis imparis)
Replies: 7
Views: 113

Re: False Honeypot Ants/Queen Care. (Prenolepis imparis)

I was considering placing two together to see how it would work, but I am not experienced in ant keeping, and am worried about handling them wrong/too often and stressing them out as I have heard they may eat their own eggs/not lay eggs. They have all laid eggs, is it still safe to try and move one ...
by tasched
Tue Apr 18, 2017 3:31 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: False Honeypot Ants/Queen Care. (Prenolepis imparis)
Replies: 7
Views: 113

False Honeypot Ants/Queen Care. (Prenolepis imparis)

I have recently gotten into keeping ants and made a plan to try to catch queens on the first warm day of spring. I got lucky and caught 10 Prenolepis imparis queen! I have heard you can/should keep them cooler in general as opposed to other ants and that they may seem boring to some as they "don't d...