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by Ants500
Thu Aug 24, 2017 2:13 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread
Replies: 129
Views: 4085

Re: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread

AntsRule wrote:
Thu Aug 24, 2017 1:46 pm
Ants500 wrote:
Thu Aug 24, 2017 1:28 pm
AntsRule wrote:
Thu Aug 24, 2017 12:41 pm
Dang, i wanted to be able to sell you my pheidol for cheap, there really cool :(
Dang, that's one of the species I really wanted but missed out on this summer! :?
Dang, i wanted them so bad last year also. I ended up finding them this year. I hope you find them next year. :)
Thanks!
by Ants500
Thu Aug 24, 2017 1:30 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Keeping ants in a garage?
Replies: 8
Views: 147

Re: Keeping ants in a garage?

When keeping ants in the garage in a temperate region, make sure it doesn't get VERY cold all year round. If it gets about -5 F or lower I would keep them in your basement or attic or even in your fridge if you can. It's alway better to be safe than sorry. Yeah, if it gets too cold I'm going to bri...
by Ants500
Thu Aug 24, 2017 1:28 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread
Replies: 129
Views: 4085

Re: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread

AntsRule wrote:
Thu Aug 24, 2017 12:41 pm
Dang, i wanted to be able to sell you my pheidol for cheap, there really cool :(
Dang, that's one of the species I really wanted but missed out on this summer! :?
by Ants500
Thu Aug 24, 2017 12:29 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread
Replies: 129
Views: 4085

Re: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread

AntsRule wrote:
Thu Aug 24, 2017 11:56 am
Well i have not signed up yet but as soon as I get workers in the colony's i want to sell I will. Philadelphia i guess but i am in Chester County Pa :D
Oh I'm in NY so I can't get them from you
by Ants500
Thu Aug 24, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread
Replies: 129
Views: 4085

Re: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread

Heavy rain tonight, expecting more lasius tomorrow. :D :D I'm hoping for it! I'm in Central New York and we got big storms last night as well. Have you seen any Lasius neoniger queens out yet, I'm hoping to get a few!!! This is my first year ant keeping! Yeah I have already caught a bunch, if you e...
by Ants500
Wed Aug 23, 2017 11:43 am
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: RIP the first queen I ever caught!
Replies: 0
Views: 98

RIP the first queen I ever caught!

:( I just started ant keeping this year and caught 10 queens, the first one I caught, i tucked away in a dark place to found her colony, and she ran out of water, I was never there to giver her anymore and just discovered her :( good thing I caught a bunch!!!
by Ants500
Wed Aug 23, 2017 11:41 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Keeping ants in a garage?
Replies: 8
Views: 147

Re: Keeping ants in a garage?

I keep my ants in the garage and it's my first year, will they be ok in the winter because I live in a temperate region and I don't want them to die!
by Ants500
Wed Aug 23, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Lasius flying near Toronto
Replies: 3
Views: 123

Re: Lasius flying near Toronto

Thanks for this post. What's the best time of day to look? I was wondering the same thing, because tetramorium fly early in the morning, and other queens, like temnothorax (acorn queens) fly around 5-6, so what time of day should I look for Lasius queens, by the way this is my first year so I defin...
by Ants500
Wed Aug 23, 2017 11:34 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread
Replies: 129
Views: 4085

Re: Pennsylvania and Nearby Locations Nuptial Flight Sightings Thread

AntsRule wrote:
Wed Aug 23, 2017 12:28 am
Heavy rain tonight, expecting more lasius tomorrow. :D :D
I'm hoping for it! I'm in Central New York and we got big storms last night as well. Have you seen any Lasius neoniger queens out yet, I'm hoping to get a few!!! This is my first year ant keeping!
by Ants500
Thu Aug 17, 2017 1:37 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Field and Forest Biome in Omni Nest outworld
Replies: 5
Views: 343

Re: Field and Forest Biome in Omni Nest outworld

This looks so cool, I plan on doing the same thing with my Omni nest, do you think this would work with an Omni small???