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by AdamKnapp
Mon Oct 09, 2017 9:45 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Should I hibernate my ants now?
Replies: 1
Views: 79

Should I hibernate my ants now?

Should I hibernate my ants now? I currently have a camponotus castanues colony that has been eating a lot of food recently but now, they don't go to their out world anymore. I also have lasius neoniger queen (Thnx for helping me ID her). Btw i live in Va Usa. Thanks :D
by AdamKnapp
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Hibernation
Replies: 3
Views: 109

Re: Hibernation

btw i live in virginia. thanks! :D
by AdamKnapp
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:26 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Hibernation
Replies: 3
Views: 109

Hibernation

Should I hibernate my ants now? I currently have a camponotus colony that has been eating a lot of food recently but now, they don't go to their out world anymore.
by AdamKnapp
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:23 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Whats a good macro setup?
Replies: 1
Views: 88

Re: Whats a good macro setup?

if you want a cheap one, get a marco cam for you phone on amazon. I just got one and it works great
by AdamKnapp
Mon Oct 09, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: What queen is this
Replies: 2
Views: 77

What queen is this

Hey i posted this a while ago but I kept getting mixed answers so I will try again. I found this queen on a beach in Virginia. It has been over a month since I caught her but she hasn't seemed to laid any eggs. [https://imgur.com/j24VT1E][/https://imgur.com/nmoJgtX] [https://imgur.com/bEIcrbw][https...
by AdamKnapp
Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:22 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus Castaneus Help
Replies: 1
Views: 66

Camponotus Castaneus Help

Hello! A little more than a week ago my c. castaneus queen had her first worker! Now she has about 4-5 workers and I don't know what to do. They started to do some cotton pulling(3 days after the first nanitic) so I gave them honey but they kept on cotton pulling. So I gave them a cricket leg (today...
by AdamKnapp
Thu Aug 17, 2017 2:52 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: plz help me identify this queen ant
Replies: 4
Views: 102

Re: plz help me identify this queen ant

[https://i.imgur.com/bEIcrbw.jpg][https://i.imgur.com/E20xjVh.jpg] sorry for the bad pics. My camera sucks. Btw, she is 7 mm. Thanks!
by AdamKnapp
Thu Aug 17, 2017 11:31 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: I need help identiyfing a queen
Replies: 2
Views: 91

Re: I need help identiyfing a queen

The queen ant was completely ignored by the colony and they didn't have any brood. Thanks soooo much!!! :D
by AdamKnapp
Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: plz help me identify this queen ant
Replies: 4
Views: 102

plz help me identify this queen ant

Hello! I caught this [http://imgur.com/a/wA9e5][http://imgur.com/a/RmWE6] queen ant at 8:00 at the beach in Va. I need help Identifying her and if I accidentally took her away from her colony. I found her right NEXT to a group of ants. It didn't seem like they were moving because i didn't see any br...
by AdamKnapp
Wed Aug 16, 2017 8:26 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: I need help identiyfing a queen
Replies: 2
Views: 91

I need help identiyfing a queen

So it was a hot and humid day in Va so me and my friends decided to go swimming at the beach. We left a little before eight and near the exit to the beach, there was a small group of ants. On the outside of the circle, was an alate. I picked her up and took her home. While I was walking back to my h...