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by idahoantgirl
Sat Oct 21, 2017 11:47 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: What Shall I Name My P.Texana Colony?
Replies: 1
Views: 44

Re: What Shall I Name My P.Texana Colony?

Rusty raindrops
( I think rusty sounds cooler and more accurately describes the color than orange)
by idahoantgirl
Sat Oct 21, 2017 11:41 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: test tubed queens
Replies: 2
Views: 25

Re: test tubed queens

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUCoajYwo8s pretty good vid. explaining this
by idahoantgirl
Sat Oct 21, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: antsRlife camponotus consobrinus
Replies: 8
Views: 47

Re: antsRlife camponotus consobrinus

This is a good AntsCanada vid to watch if your keeping camponotus
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UUCoajYwo8s
by idahoantgirl
Sat Oct 21, 2017 11:35 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: How do I move my ants?
Replies: 3
Views: 23

Re: How do I move my ants?

Be careful that you don't fry them with the heat.
by idahoantgirl
Sat Oct 21, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: ACAF Questions, Support, and Suggestions for the forums
Topic: Two queens in a formicarium?
Replies: 6
Views: 37

Re: Two queens in a formicarium?

The queens are together in a test tube tho. Yeah, I did this experiment. They tolerate each other for a while, then somewhere along the line they kill each other. Here is my journal. The info you are looking for is in the first couple pages. http://forum.AntsCanada.com/viewtopic.php?f=26&t=1173&hil...
by idahoantgirl
Sat Oct 21, 2017 11:29 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: I'm correct?
Replies: 3
Views: 31

Re: I'm correct?

These are statements with question marks tacked on the end? :lol: I'm confused lol
by idahoantgirl
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:11 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: My first queen : Crematogaster sp. Journal
Replies: 5
Views: 114

Re: My first queen : Crematogaster sp. Journal

you should change your parrot's water more often :lol: But on a more serious note be careful what bugs you feed them that are wild caught. They can have pesticides on them.
by idahoantgirl
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:01 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Caring for Neoponera Villosa
Replies: 9
Views: 79

Re: Caring for Neoponera Villosa

Yes, the one I caught a month ago is a N. Villosa, and the one I caught last week, which has laid 2 eggs now, is also a N. Villosa. She seems content in the test tube, but these ants are so large, no way I could wait until this newly caught queen has 20-30 workers before I move them, they wouldnt f...
by idahoantgirl
Thu Oct 19, 2017 1:02 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Tetramorium Tips
Replies: 1
Views: 14

Re: Tetramorium Tips

Hi all! I was wondering if anyone had any tips on keeping tetramorium found in Ontario Canada. As many tips as possible would be apreciated. They are a fast growing species. Fairly easy to keep and pretty hardy. I found that mixing baby powder and alcohol as a barrier didn't work. they were able to...