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by PhoenixForge
Wed Apr 26, 2017 10:32 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Trying to get this right (new queen)
Replies: 6
Views: 875

Re: Trying to get this right (new queen)

Sounds good. I'll look into that.
by PhoenixForge
Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:12 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Trying to get this right (new queen)
Replies: 6
Views: 875

Re: Trying to get this right (new queen)

Wow. I just finished fixing a fruit fly problem I had. I live in Dallas Texas by the way. Any chance I'll be able to acquire some?
by PhoenixForge
Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:01 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Trying to get this right (new queen)
Replies: 6
Views: 875

Re: Trying to get this right (new queen)

I know that within a couple days of the nanitics hatching I can give them a dab of honey, and maybe a cricket leg. Notice the cricket keeper sitting there in anticipation... How often after the first time should I feed them?
by PhoenixForge
Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:59 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Trying to get this right (new queen)
Replies: 6
Views: 875

Trying to get this right (new queen)

About a month and a half ago I caught a carpenter ant queen (camponotus decipiens I think), and put her in a test tube set up. I built a homemade formicarium last year based on research I did on the internet. Now I have questions about conditions for the nest, and the test tube for that matter. She ...