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by Jessewitt60
Tue Dec 05, 2017 8:56 pm
Forum: ACAF Questions, Support, and Suggestions for the forums
Topic: Fire ants
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: Fire ants

Maybe too small of a set up?
by Jessewitt60
Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: ACAF Questions, Support, and Suggestions for the forums
Topic: Fire ants
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Fire ants

I had multible fire ant queens. When I got a test tube portal I connected all 4 of my tubes to it. (6-8 queens) for weeks the workers and all the queens lived in peace and even huddled up all together. A few days ago I noticed the workers dragging around a queen that was still alive. Later that nigh...
by Jessewitt60
Sat Sep 23, 2017 9:50 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: I found a QUEEN!
Replies: 19
Views: 296

Re: I found a QUEEN!

I have them in a much bigger container than a test tube. It's like a 1 gallon jug. There may be 10 workers, 5 unmated queens, one queen I suspect is mated, and 3 alate males left alive as of now
by Jessewitt60
Sat Sep 23, 2017 9:47 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: I found a QUEEN!
Replies: 19
Views: 296

Re: I found a QUEEN!

I seen a video of ants breeding in captivity I'm hoping that my ants have done that as well.
by Jessewitt60
Sat Sep 23, 2017 9:46 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: I found a QUEEN!
Replies: 19
Views: 296

Re: I found a QUEEN!

Ok I took them all out changed back to just regular dirt for now then put them all back in
by Jessewitt60
Sat Sep 23, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: I found a QUEEN!
Replies: 19
Views: 296

Re: I found a QUEEN!

The whole container has a paint smell now
by Jessewitt60
Sat Sep 23, 2017 8:44 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: I found a QUEEN!
Replies: 19
Views: 296

Re: I found a QUEEN!

But other than is she mated or not I need more help:( lol I put everything I have into a big plastic jug full of sand the unmated queens, the male alates, the workers that came with the queens ect. The sand was all different Colours I bought it from the store. When I opened the container tonight I c...
by Jessewitt60
Sat Sep 23, 2017 8:30 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: I found a QUEEN!
Replies: 19
Views: 296

Re: I found a QUEEN!

I came back today and one of my fire ant queens was wingless! I can see one of the males has died. I'm hopeful that she is now mated. Also one of my other queens has only one wing. I separated out the one with no wings and left the rest all mixed together
by Jessewitt60
Fri Sep 22, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: I found a QUEEN!
Replies: 19
Views: 296

Re: I found a QUEEN!

Unmated queen not inmates queen lol
by Jessewitt60
Fri Sep 22, 2017 7:14 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: I found a QUEEN!
Replies: 19
Views: 296

Re: I found a QUEEN!

Ok I found some male alate of the same type of ant and I put them in with the inmates queens. Will this work?