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by NikkaTrunks13
Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Hibernation Snacks
Replies: 0
Views: 2107

Hibernation Snacks

How often should my tetramorium, pogo, and camponotus be fed during these winter months? I have superworms and sunburst nectar laying around...

Thanks,
NikkaTrunks13
by NikkaTrunks13
Thu Oct 24, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Hibernation
Replies: 1
Views: 295

Hibernation

Alrighty! I'll, embarrassingly, say what the newcomers are thinking (hopefully not the only new ant keeper with this issue this season, lel). It is my first winter with 3 different species and I am unsure of what to do. I get when they're all gathered up in the nest or when they're not as active, th...
by NikkaTrunks13
Fri Oct 18, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Winter flights?
Replies: 6
Views: 1039

Re: Winter flights?

did you catch one? I did not. All of the queens still had their wings. Thousands of queens and males were taking off for the flight though. Might have to go for a walk tomorrow. did you catch one Oops. I have a few in test tubes. Awaiting the first arrivals now. Although they might be going in the ...
by NikkaTrunks13
Mon Oct 07, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Winter flights?
Replies: 6
Views: 1039

Re: Winter flights?

Hello! Sorta new to this hobby, sorta not, but I was getting ready to go for a bike ride and I noticed that a colony of citronella ants are beginning their nuptial flights today. Down side? It's about to snow here in Colorado and I am curious if this is a common practice for this species? Attempted...
by NikkaTrunks13
Mon Oct 07, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Winter flights?
Replies: 6
Views: 1039

Winter flights?

Hello! Sorta new to this hobby, sorta not, but I was getting ready to go for a bike ride and I noticed that a colony of citronella ants are beginning their nuptial flights today. Down side? It's about to snow here in Colorado and I am curious if this is a common practice for this species? Attempted ...