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by CrouxR
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: AntsCanada Gear Packs & Complete Starter Kits
Topic: Broken Kit
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Re: Broken Kit

One of the bits of documentation provided does mention that you should be sealing the bottom, if you aren't stacking these. I sealed it, two-fold, first, I piped aquarium silicone into the gap (then allowed it to dry overnight), and then I used the biome kit (which you mix with water to form a paste...
by CrouxR
Wed May 22, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Suggested Lasius species for captivity in Southern Ontario, Canada?
Replies: 3
Views: 161

Re: Suggested Lasius species for captivity in Southern Ontario, Canada?

Thanks!

Oh, so perhaps something like Prenolepis imparis would work, as well, no? I suppose I'd have to keep an eye out for some of the smaller species, then.
by CrouxR
Wed May 22, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Suggested Lasius species for captivity in Southern Ontario, Canada?
Replies: 3
Views: 161

Suggested Lasius species for captivity in Southern Ontario, Canada?

Hello, I have a Lasius formicarium setup, with a field/forest biome, but I've been waffling on what ant queen to look for/purchase to fill it. I'm a bit on the fence between several Lasius species: L. Americanus, L. Neoniger, L. Nearcticus and L. Claviger. For those of you who have some experience k...