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by idahoantgirl
Sat Nov 04, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: My myrmicinae queen found in belgium, Ghent on 10/08/2017
Replies: 15
Views: 281

Re: My myrmicinae queen found in belgium, Ghent on 10/08/2017

The reason that people don't always reply is because of a few reasons: 1. Most of the people on this forum are newbies and can't answer your questions as they are still figuring out everything themselves. Most prople leave the forum after learning all the basics. Only some stay after to help out ot...
by idahoantgirl
Fri Nov 03, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: Myrmecology, Laboratory/Field Work, Publications, Documentaries
Topic: Tetramorium sp. E is now Tetramorium immigrans
Replies: 3
Views: 64

Re: Tetramorium sp. E is now Tetramorium immigrans

Batspiderfish wrote:
Thu Nov 02, 2017 10:02 pm
edit: We do have Tetramorium in North America which aren't T. immigrans (including some endemic species), but this is our most common pavement ant by far.
OOH! Good to know!
by idahoantgirl
Wed Nov 01, 2017 1:06 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: New antkeeper, had to dig up my own colony. PLEASE HELP IDENTIFY
Replies: 15
Views: 170

Re: New antkeeper, had to dig up my own colony. PLEASE HELP IDENTIFY

Lasius Niger,Lasius Allienus ,Or Something Involving Monomorium There is absolutely positively no way you can narrow it down that far without pics. He Describe's Them As Being "Black,Small,And Glossy" Yeah.... but There are a lot more species that are black small and glossy....I always wait for pic...
by idahoantgirl
Wed Nov 01, 2017 12:54 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: New antkeeper, had to dig up my own colony. PLEASE HELP IDENTIFY
Replies: 15
Views: 170

Re: New antkeeper, had to dig up my own colony. PLEASE HELP IDENTIFY

PRW3ants wrote:
Wed Nov 01, 2017 11:44 am
You are right. I spent time last night observing and researching it's monomorium minimum
When did you catch this queen? Tetramorium and monomorium are very similar in appearance.
by idahoantgirl
Wed Nov 01, 2017 9:52 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: New antkeeper, had to dig up my own colony. PLEASE HELP IDENTIFY
Replies: 15
Views: 170

Re: New antkeeper, had to dig up my own colony. PLEASE HELP IDENTIFY

PTasker15 wrote:
Wed Nov 01, 2017 8:29 am
Lasius Niger,Lasius Allienus,Or Something Involving Monomorium
There is absolutely positively no way you can narrow it down that far without pics.
by idahoantgirl
Tue Oct 31, 2017 12:14 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Heating mat?
Replies: 1
Views: 51

Re: Heating mat?

I don't see a reason to put a blanket over them. Just make sure they are in a dark place and the mat isn't too hot.
by idahoantgirl
Tue Oct 31, 2017 12:13 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Lasius Flavus tips 2
Replies: 1
Views: 43

Re: Lasius Flavus tips 2

They wont die from separation. How are they acting?
by idahoantgirl
Tue Oct 31, 2017 12:11 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Hibernating Nylanderia spp
Replies: 1
Views: 39

Re: Hibernating Nylanderia spp

If they are able to survive in the wild in your area, then they will be able to and should go through hibernation. Just place her with your other species.