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by PTasker15
Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:38 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: My Ghost Ants
Replies: 0
Views: 11

My Ghost Ants

I Recently Got A Tapinoma Melanocephalum Colony!What Should U Name Them(Suggest Names As Well!)Up Until Jan 23rd
They (Had)5 Queens
Roughly 95 Workers
by PTasker15
Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: How To Catch Prenolepis Imparis
Replies: 7
Views: 99

Re: How To Catch Prenolepis Imparis

No Queens Yesterday..There Were (For Some Reason)Honey Put Queens Out..And No-Ik Honey Pots ArenA Yellowish And P.Imparis Are A Bit Brown.
by PTasker15
Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Care for Nylanderia?
Replies: 3
Views: 98

Re: Care for Nylanderia?

I Had Nylanderia Vulva
  • They HATE LIGHT
    They LOVE Honey
    Take A While To Get Workers
    Are Hard To Keep In A Test Tube That's Too Big
by PTasker15
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: How To Catch Prenolepis Imparis
Replies: 7
Views: 99

Re: How To Catch Prenolepis Imparis

Yeah Well Despite Being Texas Its Like 55°F.
by PTasker15
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Odd Fire Ant Behavior
Replies: 10
Views: 138

Re: Odd Fire Ant Behavior

Here's my idea of an ant breeding setup people have gotten pretty close to needing ants in captivity e.g. there captive ant colony's produce queens and males but ant colonies will not inbreed so eventually the unmated queens/males die so I thought if you put two ant colonies in one large aquarium w...
by PTasker15
Wed Jan 03, 2018 4:04 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Odd Fire Ant Behavior
Replies: 10
Views: 138

Re: Odd Fire Ant Behavior

idahoantgirl wrote:
Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:24 pm
I doubt they actually mated. Mating ants in captivity just doesn't work in most cases.Some people claim to have done it, but I am pretty skeptical.
Here's Proof
https://youtu.be/EFjazGbuSm0
by PTasker15
Tue Jan 02, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: Rip-The Argentinnieez..
Replies: 0
Views: 59

Rip-The Argentinnieez..

The Argentinnieez Is My Small Colony Of L.Humile.On The 13th Of August...I Caught A L.Humile Queen...My Conditions Caused Her To Give Rise To Her First 3 Workers On Dec.12..On Dec.23 My Formica Hybrid Nest 2.0 Came In The Mail.I Put Them In There.I Found Out The Glass Was Loose...On Christmas...I Ch...
by PTasker15
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:17 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Test:How Smart Is The AC Fam.?
Replies: 1
Views: 53

Re: Test:How Smart Is The AC Fam.?

The AC Fam Is Pretty Intelligent...But How Intelligent?Below Are Questions The Smartest Know.Reply With You're Awnsers!Good Luck! 1.Can A Thief Ant(Solenopsis Molesta,Fugax)Colony Steal From A Thief Colony? 2.About How Many Know Ant Genus Are There? 3.What Is The Largest Genus(es)(In Term Of How Ma...
by PTasker15
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: How To Catch Prenolepis Imparis
Replies: 7
Views: 99

How To Catch Prenolepis Imparis

Its A New Year!Also Time For P.Imparis To Fly!Tips To Catch Winter Ant Queens?? :D :D :o Also Today Is Slightly Windy,It Rained The Past Two Days..And Temp.Is Perfect;NEED ANSWERS NOW!
by PTasker15
Mon Jan 01, 2018 11:05 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Odd Fire Ant Behavior
Replies: 10
Views: 138

Re: Odd Fire Ant Behavior

I doubt they actually mated. Mating ants in captivity just doesn't work in most cases.Some people claim to have done it, but I am pretty skeptical. I've Seen Them Rip Off Wings And Lay Eggs.Plus There's Now A Pile Of Dead Males And Wings I still doubt it. Sometimes queens will rip off their wings a...