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by idahoantgirl
Sat Apr 22, 2017 7:15 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Ant Trapping?
Replies: 2
Views: 33

Re: Ant Trapping?

it's not likely to work, but there is nothing wrong with trying!
by idahoantgirl
Sat Apr 22, 2017 1:38 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Does anyone know the cheapest way to set up a nest for my queen
Replies: 5
Views: 56

Re: Does anyone know the cheapest way to set up a nest for my queen

Martialis wrote:
Fri Apr 21, 2017 6:40 pm
Bead organizer formicariums aren't that great.
Yeah, I know, but they are an option for beginners who have hearty species.
by idahoantgirl
Sat Apr 22, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Photos of my ant colonies
Replies: 9
Views: 74

Re: Photos of my ant colonies

wait... have you mixed colonies? Why are the red ants attacking the black queen?
by idahoantgirl
Fri Apr 21, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Is this a queen?
Replies: 9
Views: 97

Re: Is this a queen?

beautiful pics!
by idahoantgirl
Fri Apr 21, 2017 4:35 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Queen Question
Replies: 4
Views: 75

Re: Queen Question

Yeah putting a male in with your queen could never work :D
by idahoantgirl
Fri Apr 21, 2017 4:33 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: ants bringing eggs back to the old nest
Replies: 3
Views: 38

Re: ants bringing eggs back to the old nest

So a day after my ants moved into a new test tube, I saw them moving the eggs back to the old nest which is dry. What do I do? shine a light on the old nest -- be careful not to fry them! light is useful and so is heat, but make sure it isn't too hot. Make sure to cover the new test tube and make i...
by idahoantgirl
Fri Apr 21, 2017 4:30 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Does anyone know the cheapest way to set up a nest for my queen
Replies: 5
Views: 56

Re: Does anyone know the cheapest way to set up a nest for my queen

also look up bead orginizer formicariums. They are super cheap and easy to make.
by idahoantgirl
Mon Apr 17, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: tetramorium journal
Replies: 33
Views: 710

Re: tetramorium journal

Wow! My ants have sure grown in appetite! They now desire Two crickets a day.
by idahoantgirl
Mon Apr 17, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Young worker foraging?
Replies: 3
Views: 40

Re: Young worker foraging?

hmm. I wonder why.
by idahoantgirl
Mon Apr 17, 2017 9:06 pm
Forum: AntsCanada Equipment & Accessories
Topic: 3D printed?
Replies: 5
Views: 45

Re: 3D printed?

jwatson16202 wrote:
Mon Apr 17, 2017 3:02 pm
The old version of the test tube portal was 3d printed, the test tube portal v2 is not anymore.

Having said that, I have a cheap 3D printer and I can print really high quality which would be more than enough to print the test tube portal.
he means the screen, not the general portal.