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by PrinceAnt
Fri Jul 13, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hey there!
Replies: 3
Views: 152

Re: Hey there!

Ah, thank you very much, drones was the word I was searching for. In germany we call those male ants "Prinz" means Prince and I also catched some of them. I put some kitchen paper in water for the Ants, right after I put that into the container they sucked the water out of it and started washing th...
by PrinceAnt
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:45 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Ant Cannibalism or Mold Epidemic?
Replies: 1
Views: 81

Ant Cannibalism or Mold Epidemic?

Hello there! I'm having a research about ants for my project and I've kept a Black Crazy Ant colony (P. Longicornis) on a test tube and into a little outworld. But what happens here the worker ants suddenly disappear. Now, I've noticed some worker ants inside the test tube are covered in by some whi...
by PrinceAnt
Thu Jul 12, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hey there!
Replies: 3
Views: 152

Re: Hey there!

Hello! :D I suggest you put a moist cotton ball so that they can drink some water. Tap water is fine. Did you put some workers to mate with the queen *Sorry, I didn't quite understand that part*? Well, that doesn't how things kinda work. Queens mate through the air and they are mated by drones (male...
by PrinceAnt
Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: New queen
Replies: 4
Views: 145

Re: New queen

Those look like Black Crazy Ants for me. I'm not sure...
by PrinceAnt
Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: My queen's egg's colour is yellow!why is it like that?
Replies: 4
Views: 186

Re: My queen's egg's colour is yellow!why is it like that?

I'm not an expert in ants and stuff. But are you keeping your ants in a test tube set up? If you are check if there are any yellow molds. It could be just a piece of mold. Or if that isn't it, maybe you need to research about your queen ant species.