ooper's Pogonomyrmex occidentalis colony (#1)

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Re: ooper's Pogonomyrmex occidentalis colony (#1)

Post: # 27989Post Nj6000
Fri Aug 04, 2017 5:11 pm

Hey ooper01 how much did it cost to make the formicarium and how is your hydration system working ?

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Re: ooper's Pogonomyrmex occidentalis colony (#1)

Post: # 28003Post ooper01
Fri Aug 04, 2017 7:42 pm

Nj6000 wrote:
Fri Aug 04, 2017 5:11 pm
Hey ooper01 how much did it cost to make the formicarium and how is your hydration system working ?
The materials to build the formicarium were around $100. The hydration system is working great. It keeps the lower third of the nesting space moist, just like it would be in their natural environment. I don't provide water anywhere else in the setup, just in the bottom of the formicarium.
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Re: ooper's Pogonomyrmex occidentalis colony (#1)

Post: # 28004Post Nj6000
Fri Aug 04, 2017 7:45 pm

ooper01 wrote:
Fri Aug 04, 2017 7:42 pm
Nj6000 wrote:
Fri Aug 04, 2017 5:11 pm
Hey ooper01 how much did it cost to make the formicarium and how is your hydration system working ?
The materials to build the formicarium were around $100. The hydration system is working great. It keeps the lower third of the nesting space moist, just like it would be in their natural environment. I don't provide water anywhere else in the setup, just in the bottom of the formicarium.
Ok thx . Are you going to keep posting on this topic ?

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Re: ooper's Pogonomyrmex occidentalis colony (#1)

Post: # 28013Post ooper01
Fri Aug 04, 2017 10:11 pm

Yes planning on it. Just haven't for a little while ;)
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