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by LazarusAC
Sun Nov 05, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Ytong in canada
Replies: 2
Views: 79

Re: Ytong in canada

Same here in Ottawa. I know it is aerated concrete, but cannot find any.
by LazarusAC
Thu Oct 26, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: One Queen dead. Can I merge with other founding colony?
Replies: 2
Views: 64

One Queen dead. Can I merge with other founding colony?

Help! I have two Lasius founding colonies in separate test tubes and the queen died in one of them. Both queens were caught the same day and the same general location. They were caught mid August. If I bridge the two test tubes will the workers with the dead queen join the living queen and her brood...
by LazarusAC
Fri Oct 20, 2017 3:10 pm
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Ant keepers from southwestern ontario
Replies: 5
Views: 159

Re: Ant keepers from southwestern ontario

Ottawa here. New to the hobby but already 6 founding colonies, 4 Camponotus Novaeboracensis and 2 Lasius sp. Smallest colony has 9 workers, largest has 16. Was hoping to trade one of the Camponutus for another new species so that I have more variety, but with hibernation season just around the corne...