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by Antsinohio
Tue Aug 01, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: My Queen ate her eggs. looking for pointers
Replies: 5
Views: 158

Re: My Queen ate her eggs. looking for pointers

She ate her eggs from being hungry or she was stressed check your queen every 3 weeks or so at the most. the light, vibrations, and movement probably is what stressed her out
by Antsinohio
Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:39 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Polystyrene & Polypropylene
Replies: 2
Views: 35

Re: Polystyrene & Polypropylene

Both of them are used in test tubes
by Antsinohio
Sun Jul 23, 2017 8:34 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: ID this queen please
Replies: 6
Views: 74

Re: ID this queen please

It's a camponotus Pennsylvanicus queen for sure
by Antsinohio
Sun Jul 23, 2017 8:32 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Mason, Texas- about 1.5 months ago. 12 mm
Replies: 7
Views: 62

Re: Mason, Texas- about 1.5 months ago. 12 mm

Camponotus novaecaborensis dont live in texas
by Antsinohio
Sun Jul 23, 2017 8:29 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Early stage colony questions
Replies: 3
Views: 77

Re: Early stage colony questions

I would move them you can put them in a nest with an out world since she has 20 workers but you can just cover them up and put them in a different spot if you want to wait till she has more workers.
by Antsinohio
Sun Jul 23, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Colony in a Walnut
Replies: 13
Views: 167

Re: Colony in a Walnut

They are in oregon heres a link to the website i looked at
https://ants.com/ultimate-ant-guide/acorn-ants/

I put the wrong subspecies but i know its a temnothorax species
by Antsinohio
Sun Jul 23, 2017 3:23 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Food coloring help
Replies: 2
Views: 49

Re: Food coloring help

They were either happy to see the honey or they didin't want to eat it. Sometimes they will avoid it and go get more workers to help gather the food but it doesn't look like that's what they are doing. How much food coloring are you using if there's to much food coloring they wont want to eat it as ...
by Antsinohio
Sun Jul 23, 2017 2:42 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Species ID Please
Replies: 4
Views: 68

Re: Species ID Please

It looks like a formica fusca. But im not sure its a formica queen though its to small to be a camponotus queen they are 15-18mm
by Antsinohio
Sun Jul 23, 2017 2:20 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Unknown Camponotus Major, NSW Australia
Replies: 4
Views: 88

Re: Unknown Camponotus Major, NSW Australia

It looks like camponotus novaecaborensis but im not sure if they are in Australia
by Antsinohio
Sat Jul 22, 2017 7:38 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Can I, should I, and how? Polygynous
Replies: 12
Views: 120

Re: Can I, should I, and how? Polygynous

Dont put workers with her they will fight put in eggs, larvae, or pupae