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by CrazyJewels
Wed Oct 03, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: I think my queen is dying! D=
Replies: 5
Views: 458

Re: I think my queen is dying! D=

if you make her test tube properly mold wouldn't grow for up to a month! It has been at least 2 months that I've changed her tube and previously my tubes lasted at least a month as well. if you make her test tube properly mold wouldn't grow for up to a month! I don’t think that’s helpful at all. Yo...
by CrazyJewels
Sun Sep 30, 2018 9:07 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: I think my queen is dying! D=
Replies: 5
Views: 458

Re: I think my queen is dying! D=

i have an idea, give her a small drop of honey then leave her alone somewhere in your closet where theres no disturbance. and leave her there, forever. (2weeks) then tada nanatics. the main problem here is you are being a DISTURBANCE changing tubes, checking up on her, its not healthy just LEAVE he...
by CrazyJewels
Sun Sep 30, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: I think my queen is dying! D=
Replies: 5
Views: 458

I think my queen is dying! D=

Hello fellow ant lovers! I am ashamed to say I think I'm a horrible ant keeper.. Around 6 months ago I had created a post for help in identification of the ant queen I had caught: Post: # 34902 Hello Ant lovers! I am new to ant keeping and need help identifying my very first queen! (see link below) ...
by CrazyJewels
Thu Apr 12, 2018 2:03 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.
Replies: 9
Views: 810

Re: Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.

Wrong alert, she has tons of eggs, all is well =D Ok, well it seems I’m am not 110% sure on my identification of Iridomyrmex Bicknelli. :lol: I am still almost positive that you queen has the look of the Iridomyrmex genus, but I don’t think it is Bicknelli. Based on information from this site ( www....
by CrazyJewels
Tue Apr 10, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.
Replies: 9
Views: 810

Re: Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.

i good way to get her air is to poke small holes in the tape Thank you, I did, and it looks like she ate some of her eggs... With the new photos, I can definitely say 110% that is an Iridomyrmex Bicknelli queen. I have a couple of queens and colony’s myself, so if you ever need any help or tips, ju...
by CrazyJewels
Tue Apr 10, 2018 7:51 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.
Replies: 9
Views: 810

Re: Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.

here i narrowed it down to these geneses (note: info comes from antmaps) most likely: Nylanderia Iridomyrmex less likely: Dolichoderus Prolasius Monomorium Wow! Thanks for the help antnest8! Would closer photos of the ant help in the identification? Also, I've tried making her change tube because t...
by CrazyJewels
Mon Apr 09, 2018 5:54 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.
Replies: 9
Views: 810

Re: Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.

Update: New photos

https://imgur.com/a/QBdNi

Closer up and less blurry, can anyone help me identify the ant please?
by CrazyJewels
Fri Apr 06, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.
Replies: 9
Views: 810

Help in identification of ant queen and general questions.

Hello Ant lovers! I am new to ant keeping and need help identifying my very first queen! (see link below) I have caught this queen a few months ago (1-2 months ago) here in Auckland, New Zealand (in the city centre, son't know if that info helps). It took a while to lay its eggs, I lost hope and th...