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by blackmold
Tue Sep 25, 2018 8:53 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: fier ants swarming travis county texas
Replies: 1
Views: 963

found Fire ants queen?

Hi All

on Tuesday Sept 6, the next day.
10 miles east, in Bastrop TX found queen next to the sidewalk curb,
2 days later I checked queen she had eggs.
Getting macro lens and will have pix

what ants swarm in September in central Texas?
beside fire ants

Bill :D
by blackmold
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: fier ants swarming travis county texas
Replies: 1
Views: 963

fier ants swarming travis county texas

rained 3 inches Tuesday Sept 3 and 1/2 inch on Monday Sept 2.
no rain last night and today, sunshine. One fire and nest in log swarming and bunch in ground swarming, I am 12 miles east of central Austin Texas.
Bill :mrgreen:
by blackmold
Thu Aug 02, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Monomorium minimum can't get them to eat
Replies: 2
Views: 410

Re: Monomorium minimum can't get them to eat

I cleaned up all the food, did not touch nest for 4 days.
then tried peanut butter and sugar water, the sugar water has small and temporary response.

Then in the afternoon found a Earwig (disambiguation) killed it. they loved it.
Bill :P
by blackmold
Fri Jul 27, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Monomorium minimum can't get them to eat
Replies: 2
Views: 410

Monomorium minimum can't get them to eat

Spelling and grammar are not one of my skills, dyslexia. under the hot tub cover I found a small nest of Monomorium minimum (Little Black Ants) a week or so ago, with 200+ ants and a big bunch of eggs and queen. In the bottom of the big jar It took 2 days and on the third nesting spot they move to i...
by blackmold
Thu Jul 05, 2018 9:05 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: do ants see infrared light?
Replies: 1
Views: 268

do ants see infrared light?

do ants see infrared light?

Have IR camera with short throw lens.

Bill
:mrgreen:
by blackmold
Thu Jul 05, 2018 3:43 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Where i can get test tubes
Replies: 4
Views: 316

Re: Where i can get test tubes

Hi

I found test tubes at a local teacher supply store

Bill
by blackmold
Thu Jul 05, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Fast response
Replies: 0
Views: 193

Fast response

I have dyslexia. Spelling and grammar are not one of my skills Fast response I ordered the AntsCanada Ultimate Ant Keeping Handbook My old XP computer had a error downloading,. the email link would not let me download it a second time. it thought a had downloaded it. I emailed AntsCanada late in the...