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by maliqua
Thu Aug 30, 2018 2:50 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Ant visual spectrum
Replies: 1
Views: 762

Ant visual spectrum

Does anyone know the light spectrums that are (or are not) visible to ants?
by maliqua
Wed Aug 29, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Mealworm beatles
Replies: 4
Views: 748

Re: Mealworm beatles

- also note of advice keep sugar water away from all mealworms and mealworm beetles will do ty, curious why though, drowning? thanks for the tips, i'll try cutting a beetle in half and see what happens, my ants are itty bitty and not got the chompers for an exoskeleton i don't think (myrimica sp.)
by maliqua
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: Accidentally crushed a worker
Replies: 8
Views: 2343

Re: Accidentally crushed a worker

THE LITTLE BUGGER JUST WALKED OUT OF THE GARBAGE PILE AND BACK TO THE NEST!

well limped
by maliqua
Wed Aug 29, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: Accidentally crushed a worker
Replies: 8
Views: 2343

Accidentally crushed a worker

I know this isn't quite on par with a colony loss, but i just accidentally crushed a worker to death with my suasage fingers and feel horrible. at first i thought it wasn't dead because it was still moving a lot (ganglia i guess) upon putting him in a bunch of other workers tried to get its attentio...
by maliqua
Mon Aug 27, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Mealworm beatles
Replies: 4
Views: 748

Mealworm beatles

So i've been feeding my ants meal-worms, because they're easy to keep and breed, i was just curious though, when i have an abundance of meal-worm beetles is there any reason why i can just feed them dead beetles, i find in a small meal worm setup you either have too many worms or too many beetles an...