So i found this ant in my house and it was quite big for a worker but quite small for a queen can someone confirm if this is a queen or a worker?
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- Fri Aug 24, 2018 3:58 pm
- Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
- Topic: moving my colony
- Replies: 2
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So my colony has reached a size of about 10-15 workers and i orderd a small "arena" with an inside and outside area is it okay if i already move my ants into them because it's getting hard to feed them cuz everytime i try to feed them there will be at least one ant trying to escape. is it fine if i ...
Hello, my colony of lasius niger is finally starting to grow i have around 4 workers at the moment. My question is: does this colony get majors or super majors when they grow larger or does this species not have majors?
Thanks in Advance!
Thanks in Advance!
- Tue Aug 21, 2018 10:37 am
- Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
- Topic: What to do next
- Replies: 1
- Views: 174
So it's been a few weeks, my first workers have arrived and i couldn't be happier. I gave them a drop of Honey and the queen and 1 worker started eating (wich i think is good) my question is what i need to do now? How long do i need to wait untill i can move them into a new enclosure and what do i n...
- Tue Aug 21, 2018 6:32 am
- Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
- Topic: Queen identification
- Replies: 16
- Views: 1259
[Update] So it's been a few weeks, my first workers have arrived and i couldn't be happier. I gave them a drop of Honey and the queen and 1 worker started eating (wich i think is good) my question is what i need to do now? How long do i need to wait untill i can move them into a new enclosure and wh...
My queen is from the species lasius niger she only had eggs and i have her for about 3-4 weeks i think but when the workers come it will be hard for me to feed them so i was thinking about putting them (when she had 5 workers or something) into a small dark plastic container with some wet cotton or ...
If my colony reaches about 5-10 workers is it okay for me to then move them to a more temporary enclosure than the ‘test tube’ setup that i have now. The setup i have now is a small urine sample jar so when they grow it will be very hard to feed/clean the ants and setup because of the opening, it is...