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by Ataklena
Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:54 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from Israel, North, Tsfat
Replies: 5
Views: 123

I'm so nervous about my queens!!!help

I haven't got better setup for them, and it seems to me that my queens are stressed! One of them is digging into cotton and second is not moving much. Queen N1 is in syringe as you can see, so maybe she is digging cause it's too crumped in here? For queen N2 it works the opposite way, cause the cham...
by Ataklena
Mon Oct 16, 2017 11:56 am
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from Israel, North, Tsfat
Replies: 5
Views: 123

Re: Hello from Israel, North, Tsfat

Thank you for your reply :D
Good luck with your queen!
by Ataklena
Sun Oct 15, 2017 2:06 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from Israel, North, Tsfat
Replies: 5
Views: 123

Re: Hello from Israel, North, Tsfat

It rained on 9th october here in Tsfat. Next day, 10th october, I decided to go hunt for some queens. Here I caught two messor queens. The setup I let them in is terrible. But it was all i've got in hand. :? Other species have their flights in different times, I don't know when. There supposed to be...
by Ataklena
Mon Aug 07, 2017 4:33 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Queen Ant not laying eggs?!
Replies: 9
Views: 531

Re: Queen Ant not laying eggs?!

Are you sure ants in israel hybernate? I'm very disturbed by this question.
by Ataklena
Mon Aug 07, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Israel It looks like yellow crazy ant but is red. Big nice photos!
Replies: 2
Views: 63

Israel It looks like yellow crazy ant but is red. Big nice photos!

I found these ants today. They are fast and have long legs. Gaster is sharp on one side and is divided by three stripes if full. it is black(sometimes). Thorax and head are red. Head is relatively small. Mandibles are sharp half moons. Length is approximately 8 mm. Other worker were 4 to 8 mm. In su...
by Ataklena
Mon Aug 07, 2017 3:57 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help! Messor spp. Workers/soldiers Israel Warning many pics
Replies: 2
Views: 94

Help! Messor spp. Workers/soldiers Israel Warning many pics

Hello. I've found three species of Messor genus. The first one is 3 to 10 mm length reddish brown (or red) thorax and head and black gaster. The one i caught I think is 10 mm long or a bit smaller. Their soldiers have got extremely large heads. And their colonies are big, and they always make huge f...
by Ataklena
Mon Aug 07, 2017 2:03 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hello from Israel, North, Tsfat
Replies: 5
Views: 123

Hello from Israel, North, Tsfat

Hello everybody! Who else from Israel? Nice to meet you! I'm a super new to ant hobby. Ants are very beatiful and fascinating creatures. I got interested by very cool and soulful videos of Mikey Bustos. He speaks about ants with such love and exitement, that drew me into the ant world. I fell in lov...