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by idahoantgirl
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:53 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Do messor barbarus sting?
Replies: 2
Views: 11

Re: Do messor barbarus sting?

Good question though! It's great if you do some homework before posting, but no one wants you to be discouraged from posting any and every question :)
by idahoantgirl
Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Hibernation Help
Replies: 2
Views: 12

Re: Hibernation Help

So I live in kentucky and have a aphaenogaster colony. The past couple days they have been very inactive and believe might be entering hibernation. I keep them in my office and am not sure if I should move them or just leave them on my desk. So I live in kentucky and have a aphaenogaster colony. Th...
by idahoantgirl
Thu Nov 23, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Found a Colony, need advice
Replies: 1
Views: 16

Re: Found a Colony, need advice

I'd love some advice, my moms boyfriend found a ton of what looks like carpenter ants hiding in insulation while he was doing construction. He felt like he grabbed them all and put them into a tote, however when i looked through them I couldn't find the Queen. What should I do with them if they hav...
by idahoantgirl
Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Forum Subheading
Replies: 14
Views: 333

Re: Forum Subheading

larynx wrote:
Sat Mar 25, 2017 9:06 am
Nathant wrote:
Fri Mar 24, 2017 7:52 pm
Please proofread, capitalize and punctuate I can't read any of this!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :shock: :| :x :cry: :?: :?:
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Oh I know! lol One of the reasons I am not joining that forum :lol:
by idahoantgirl
Wed Nov 22, 2017 8:52 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help! Ant Identification! (Rio de Janeiro - Brazil 21/11/2017)
Replies: 9
Views: 44

Re: Help! Ant Identification! (Rio de Janeiro - Brazil 21/11/2017)

I can't see the color with her wings being there and all. If she sheds her wings it will be easier to see. I'll later on take more photos from behind and after without the wings when they finally fall. The only reason I'm not doing it now it's because she've been really stressed during the time I c...
by idahoantgirl
Wed Nov 22, 2017 5:47 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help! Ant Identification! (Rio de Janeiro - Brazil 21/11/2017)
Replies: 9
Views: 44

Re: Help! Ant Identification! (Rio de Janeiro - Brazil 21/11/2017)

I can't see the color with her wings being there and all. If she sheds her wings it will be easier to see.
by idahoantgirl
Wed Nov 22, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help! Ant Identification! (Rio de Janeiro - Brazil 21/11/2017)
Replies: 9
Views: 44

Re: Help! Ant Identification! (Rio de Janeiro - Brazil 21/11/2017)

Sortudo wrote:
Wed Nov 22, 2017 5:39 pm
idahoantgirl wrote:
Wed Nov 22, 2017 5:32 pm
Can't view photos
Try opening with imgur now: https://imgur.com/a/AmAWY
Reply if it doesn't open, please!
Yep! that works! I'm not great at ID's but I would say camponotus
by idahoantgirl
Tue Nov 21, 2017 2:56 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Help With Ponera pennsylvanica Queen
Replies: 4
Views: 22

Re: Help With Ponera pennsylvanica Queen

I disagree. I would recommend following what this ant would be doing in the wild, which is hibernating. Place her in a cool place (unheated garage, crawlspace, attic, shed) And let her do what she is supposed to do. you can provide her with food in case she decides she wants some. Does A Box Closed...
by idahoantgirl
Mon Nov 20, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Help With Ponera pennsylvanica Queen
Replies: 4
Views: 22

Re: Help With Ponera pennsylvanica Queen

I disagree. I would recommend following what this ant would be doing in the wild, which is hibernating. Place her in a cool place (unheated garage, crawlspace, attic, shed) And let her do what she is supposed to do. you can provide her with food in case she decides she wants some.