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by Nebushkow
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Southern Alberta Ant Queens
Replies: 0
Views: 68

Southern Alberta Ant Queens

Hi Guys. I Found some ant alates/queens. Location: Lethbridge, Alberta Size: About 1/2 inch long I found a bunch of alates/queens near a nest which I've heard isn't the greatest idea, but there were wingless queen ants as well, so hopefully some of them are mated. They've already lain eggs, so finge...
by Nebushkow
Sat Jan 05, 2019 2:50 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Alberta nuptial flights
Replies: 17
Views: 1928

Re: Alberta nuptial flights

Hey guys! Happy to see some Albertans around. I was just surfing through when I found this page. Anyhow I caught a queen in late late July this/last year (Happy New Year) I think the 27 of July or something. I'm not sure what species she is yet though. If anyone knows any Alberta ant species that h...
by Nebushkow
Sat Jan 05, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Alberta nuptial flights
Replies: 17
Views: 1928

Re: Alberta nuptial flights

Hey guys! Happy to see some Albertans around. I was just surfing through when I found this page. Anyhow I caught a queen in late late July this/last year (Happy New Year) I think the 27 of July or something. I'm not sure what species she is yet though. If anyone knows any Alberta ant species that ha...
by Nebushkow
Mon Dec 10, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Transferring Queen Ant from Test Tube to Test Tube
Replies: 3
Views: 487

Re: Transferring Queen Ant from Test Tube to Test Tube

I see. Thanks for the tips. I've put a tiny drop of syrup in the new tube. I have an led light shining on the setup now but I never thought to move it closer. Thanks you two.
by Nebushkow
Sat Dec 08, 2018 7:28 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Transferring Queen Ant from Test Tube to Test Tube
Replies: 3
Views: 487

Transferring Queen Ant from Test Tube to Test Tube

Hey guys. The test tube housing my queen ant and now eggs (Finally. So excited. Took a few months.) has dried up and I am now in the middle of transferring her to a fresh test tube (I have the two taped together with the dry test tube open and the fresh one covered). I also have an LED desk lamp shi...
by Nebushkow
Fri Jul 27, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: First Ant Queen!
Replies: 5
Views: 458

Re: First Ant Queen!

Here's some more pics.
Probably doesn't help any.
https://photos.app.goo.gl/1KhnMhv9HDdPXumu5
https://photos.app.goo.gl/zDcB1sWRzqPSZ6j96
https://photos.app.goo.gl/7Z53n2bQVu8qvAsD7
https://photos.app.goo.gl/jcFE1efcoPiTYVTA9
https://photos.app.goo.gl/Qgm1ihA7zDSKSzbP6
by Nebushkow
Sat Jul 21, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: First Ant Queen!
Replies: 5
Views: 458

Re: First Ant Queen!

Right. She's around 1.2 cm and was caught in Lethbridge Alberta Canada.
by Nebushkow
Sat Jul 21, 2018 5:39 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: First Ant Queen!
Replies: 5
Views: 458

Re: First Ant Queen!

Oh whoops. Still getting used to Google Photos. Here's the pics:

https://photos.app.goo.gl/VNFBqRF4JzJccH6j6
by Nebushkow
Sat Jul 21, 2018 3:26 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: First Ant Queen!
Replies: 5
Views: 458

First Ant Queen!

Hey all. I caught my first queen ant today!!! I had collected a male and a female alate but upon further viewing, I noticed that they might both be female alates. So I went back to where I had collected the alates and on the way- Bam! Queen Ant! Anyway... I need help identifying it. Here's the pics:...
by Nebushkow
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:47 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Ant ID
Replies: 5
Views: 488

Re: Ant ID

I'll take better pics once I get a new phone next week