Where and when to start

Questions from those who are just starting or considering getting into the ant keeping hobby. If you’re intimidated or confused by the in-depth posts of the other sections of this forum, feel free to post here, and we'll start from square one!

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Where and when to start

Post: # 17202Post ForHonor
Thu Feb 16, 2017 11:26 am

So, I live in the Kansas City area, and I have become fascinated in the idea of caring for an ant colony. However, I'm not sure what ants are in my area, let alone good ants for beginners. I was wondering if someone could inform me. Thanks!

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Re: Where and when to start

Post: # 17210Post Batspiderfish
Thu Feb 16, 2017 2:54 pm

The best ants for beginners are (for the most part) whatever you find first. ;)

This might help to figure out what is in your area:


Rules & Requirements for Identification:

How to take pictures for identification:

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