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by GreenTikiFire
Sat Aug 03, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Feeding new colony
Replies: 3
Views: 347

Re: Feeding new colony

Me too! Is there a link to a guide for this?

Found MIkey's Video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LOx_-Y7xGoQ
by GreenTikiFire
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: How To Display Hosted Images
Replies: 0
Views: 50

How To Display Hosted Images

1) Go to the link that the hosted site gave you. 2) Right click on the image, and select -> "Copy image address" https://i.ibb.co/9ykWKX9/Screen-Shot-2019-07-09-at-9-54-57-PM.png 3) Come back to your post, and press the image button on the forum Image https://i.ibb.co/9yW0K74/Screen-Shot-2019-06-17-...
by GreenTikiFire
Tue Jul 09, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: queen ant identification and strange queen activity
Replies: 12
Views: 184

Re: queen ant identification and strange queen activity

Just to help clear up the pic posting issue: Was having the same issue. 1) Go to the links you gave. 2) Right click on the image, and select -> "Copy image address" 3) Come back to your post, and press the image button on the forum Image https://i.ibb.co/9yW0K74/Screen-Shot-2019-06-17-at-2-40-42-PM....
by GreenTikiFire
Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:19 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Strange Behavior... Is it an ANT? - pictures included
Replies: 5
Views: 109

Re: Strange Behavior... Is it an ANT? - pictures included

Cudos to "Insect Identification" on facebook for a positive ID. Turns out this is some sort of Alydidae nymph. According to Wikipedia "Both, nymphs and adults of some species, such as Dulichius inflatus and Hyalymenus spp. are ant mimics and live in ant nests" Introducing a few ant mimics to a colon...
by GreenTikiFire
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Strange Behavior... Is it an ANT? - pictures included
Replies: 5
Views: 109

Re: Strange Behavior... Is it an ANT? - pictures included

I cant seem to photograph it, but it does look like it has a long "poker" or "straw" on it's nose like an Assasin bug does. Any ants with these types of mouthes?
by GreenTikiFire
Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Strange Behavior... Is it an ANT? - pictures included
Replies: 5
Views: 109

Strange Behavior... Is it an ANT? - pictures included

Hello all, Found what seemed to be a queen ant... but it sure does behave differently than most Ants I have ever observed. So much so it has me asking if it really is an Ant? Found in Madison Wisconsin, USA July 6th, 2019 https://i.ibb.co/YfZkGqS/20190707-103413.jpg https://i.ibb.co/9gqLjL3/20190706...
by GreenTikiFire
Thu Jun 27, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: C.Pennsylvanicus in Maine!
Replies: 6
Views: 283

Re: C.Pennsylvanicus in Maine!

Congrats! Just caught one myself! I've just figured out the picture problem :) Was having the same issue. 1) Go to the links you gave. 2) Right click on the image, and select -> "Copy image address" 3) Come back to your post, and press the image button on the forum https://i.ibb.co/9yW0K74/Screen-S...
by GreenTikiFire
Tue Jun 18, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Is this a queen Ant? If So what species?
Replies: 5
Views: 160

Re: Is this a queen Ant? If So what species?

https://i.ibb.co/Ryt1kyv/20190617-203408.jpg Help with posting the pic to get more response :) I do not believe this is a queen, but there are some experts here who can give some insight into species. Tell him to look for ones with larger butts! This is a good depiction of a Queen on top a worker o...
by GreenTikiFire
Mon Jun 17, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Silverfish as mold eaters?
Replies: 1
Views: 165

Re: Silverfish as mold eaters?

Just make sure they cant climb glass. They chew holes through clothes pretty fast.
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