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by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Hibernating problem
Replies: 2
Views: 156

Re: Hibernating problem

What about the refrigerator? As long as it is not freezing, the ants will do fine in there. I keep mine in a little box. As long as you can see pools of water in the tube, that is most likely enough to last the rest of the winter. Just be sure to check in on them. I keep mine in a box as well (ciga...
by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 5:21 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Heating the outworld
Replies: 4
Views: 263

Re: Heating the outworld

Personally, i have my heat cables run along one side of my outworlds to create a temperature gradient for them. Of course i abandon this method when its warmer in my house during peak summer.
by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 5:17 pm
Forum: Heated & Controversial Ant Debates
Topic: what is the most craziest thing you feed your ants?
Replies: 23
Views: 2034

Re: what is the most craziest thing you feed your ants?

Vaporeon189 wrote:this is a crazy argument :lol:
ehh, no argument. Its just difference in opinion. One neutral, one firm. It happens, then we move on and keep anting. :D
One more reason i think a chat box would be good. we can have these debates without clogging the forum. lol ;)
by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 5:14 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Still trying to ID these ladies
Replies: 4
Views: 155

Re: Still trying to ID these ladies

Batspiderfish wrote:Can you see a petiolar scale? Or is the petiole flat and hardly visible?
The petiole is pretty small to non existent. Way less noticeable than any other queen ive found.
by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 5:02 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Heating Cable Question
Replies: 1
Views: 154

Re: Heating Cable Question

It depends on the time of year for me. during the summer i have my cables shut off at night. During the cooler months i have them on 24hrs, until it comes time to hibernate, then i have them shut of completely.
by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 4:50 pm
Forum: AntsCanada Announcements, Promos, Contests, Events
Topic: New Ant T-Shirts, Test Tube Portal v2, and Test Tube Rack v2
Replies: 4
Views: 489

Re: New Ant T-Shirts, Test Tube Portal v2, and Test Tube Rack v2

I just got my ant trail shirt, now i think im going to get the nuptial flight one next. :D
Also, making these portals clear is a pro move. great work AntsCanada!
by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 4:45 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: TINY golden ants!
Replies: 5
Views: 358

Re: TINY golden ants!

That......is.....super...tiny. nice find. Now to find the queen.
A better pic may help with the ID. Also i have placed this topic in the ant ID center to help.
by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: So... Gel farms
Replies: 3
Views: 541

Re: So... Gel farms

Serafine wrote:Remove the gel and replace it with sand or soil.
Perfect idea. I honestly couldn't come up with any alternatives. This one is kinda obvious. derrrr :lol:
by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Still trying to ID these ladies
Replies: 4
Views: 155

Still trying to ID these ladies

-North Georgia -4mm first two are queen, second is a worker from said queen -Found as alate traveling with a colony last year http://i77.photobucket.com/albums/j67/Larynx_Copeland/DSCN4366_zpsgqlpu4b6.jpg http://i77.photobucket.com/albums/j67/Larynx_Copeland/DSCN4370_zps0bgdu18s.jpg http://i77.photo...
by larynx
Mon Jan 23, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: Heated & Controversial Ant Debates
Topic: what is the most craziest thing you feed your ants?
Replies: 23
Views: 2034

Re: what is the most craziest thing you feed your ants?

Like i said, to each their own. Yes, I will choose to be empathetic, and everybody else can torture whatever they are incapable of understanding. To each their own. Indefensible. Whatever you have to tell yourself to feel superior and help you sleep man ... feel free to keep bashing people over the...