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by Vincex
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Need some help with my ant colonies
Replies: 4
Views: 54

Re: Need some help with my ant colonies

I don't have them but I'd imagine as long as the queen can have a little protein in the testtube she LL lay more eggs with enough piece and quiet but try researching yourself ! I find YouTube helpful for suggestions on care and types of food ! Some people tape two testtube s together but don't compl...
by Vincex
Wed Apr 01, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Need some help with my ant colonies
Replies: 4
Views: 54

Re: Need some help with my ant colonies

Hi I assume the lasius Niger are in a test tube ? Your should just give them some proteins and sugars into the test tube ? The Queen's need to be left alone and they LL be fine!
by Vincex
Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:48 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Welcome to the Camponotus Crew!
Replies: 1074
Views: 54005

Re: Welcome to the Camponotus Crew!

http://imgur.com/a/ruJwTS

Might be better the camponotus is at back
by Vincex
Thu Mar 26, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Welcome to the Camponotus Crew!
Replies: 1074
Views: 54005

Re: Welcome to the Camponotus Crew!

https://photos.app.goo.gl/jhT1voThesdKHbiv7.
by Vincex
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Welcome to the Camponotus Crew!
Replies: 1074
Views: 54005

Re: Welcome to the Camponotus Crew!

Hi guys just a quick ? On my camponotus ligniperda ; I only have them a few weeks and they moved out of testtube ( just workers and egg s) and left queen in testtube now I have a 5 watt Matt heating outworld and tube leading up to testtube and I'm wondering it I should remove cover off testtube and ...
by Vincex
Mon Nov 25, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: What would be the best polygynous ants to have in the UK that are natives
Replies: 2
Views: 161

Re: What would be the best polygynous ants to have in the UK that are natives

Myrica rubra are a good bet they are great fun to watch and can have many queens
by Vincex
Sun Nov 03, 2019 5:54 am
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Grout brand europe
Replies: 0
Views: 1571

Grout brand europe

Hi I'm building a few grout formicariums but I'm looking for suggestions on brands as most seem to be water resistant , im copy a woman named crystal on another forum and she uses polybond non sanded grout but it's expensive to ship it here !! Does anyone know a brand in Europe on par with that grou...
by Vincex
Sun Oct 20, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Please help
Replies: 6
Views: 477

Re: Please help

I have 4 lasius queens I caught at end of July and there still standing over the eggs so it's not unusual you could just keep the cotton your blocking the test tube wet ! That would give her a drink . You could maybe try some protein but niger are fully claustral so she shouldn't need it .it's also ...
by Vincex
Sun Oct 20, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Best insect for feeding L. Niger??
Replies: 5
Views: 1373

Re: Best insect for feeding L. Niger??

Small flyless fruitflys are perfect I find just pop two or 3 into freezer for 10 mins and give to them ! They never refuse them
by Vincex
Wed Oct 16, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Pheidole yeensis food help
Replies: 11
Views: 735

Re: Pheidole yeensis food help

Try Facebook or Twitter usually gets there attention !!