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by idahoantgirl
Tue Feb 20, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: ant barrier for small ants
Replies: 3
Views: 24

Re: ant barrier for small ants

I've found that my tetramorium could climb over baby powder and alchohol, but they cannot climb over straight baby powder, without rubbing alcohol.
by idahoantgirl
Sat Feb 17, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Need Help Identifying my ant!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 46

Re: Need Help Identifying my ant!!!

Hi I need some help identifying my queen ant who I caught last September (2017) in Virginia, USA. I tried to hibernate my queen but she refused to hibernate for reasons that I do not know. I currently am keeping my queen ant in a warm room and she has begun laying eggs again. She seems to be semi c...
by idahoantgirl
Tue Feb 13, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Ant Projects, Advocacies, and Websites
Topic: antHUB
Replies: 29
Views: 644

Re: antHUB

I'm pretty sure AntHub's account got deleted...Again. Also the person doing the coding hasn't been active since before Christmas.
by idahoantgirl
Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:25 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Trap Jaw ants Odontomachus sp.
Replies: 3
Views: 57

Re: Trap Jaw ants Odontomachus sp.

Mikey Bustos has tried to raise this species several times and failed, but yes do try!
by idahoantgirl
Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:22 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus Brasiliensis colony size?
Replies: 4
Views: 72

Re: Camponotus Brasiliensis colony size?

Jadeninja9 wrote:
Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:35 pm
What is the species?
look at the title.
by idahoantgirl
Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:20 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Local Shop for Test Tubes?
Replies: 4
Views: 55

Re: Local Shop for Test Tubes?

This is the last, most likely silly question I have right now. Where would I go to find test tubes, just so I can have a handful ready before my order arrives? I'm not sure what stores to even look in. Would hobby or pet stores have them? A few options: Flower shops have water picks. They are like ...
by idahoantgirl
Wed Feb 07, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Messor Barbarus in Ireland?
Replies: 2
Views: 106

Re: Messor Barbarus in Ireland?

Note that antmaps is not complete nor necessarily correct. I know many ant keepers like it, but I wouldn't use it to determine if your area has a specific species.
by idahoantgirl
Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:40 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: I have some extra queens
Replies: 6
Views: 134

Re: I have some extra queens

I currently have 7 queen ants Crematogaster Spp that have some eggs and workers coming. I was thinking I had way too many of them and was wanting to see if anyone was interested In some. I live in Oklahoma and was maybe looking to trade for some equipment or anything that will help me get to the ne...
by idahoantgirl
Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Lasius Neoniger
Replies: 15
Views: 158

Re: Lasius Neoniger

looks like neoniger. If it was caught in the fall, then it probably is. Yes, I have raised two colonies of them and they do not lay eggs until after hibernation. you also can't speed this up by skipping hibernation. egg to worker time is roughly a month The gaster doesn't really look like Lasius ne...
by idahoantgirl
Thu Feb 01, 2018 8:15 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: I have some extra queens
Replies: 6
Views: 134

Re: I have some extra queens

I currently have 7 queen ants Crematogaster Spp that have some eggs and workers coming. I was thinking I had way too many of them and was wanting to see if anyone was interested In some. I live in Oklahoma and was maybe looking to trade for some equipment or anything that will help me get to the ne...