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by GangreneTVP
Tue Aug 08, 2017 1:14 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Camponotus Pennsylvanicus pulling on cotton in test tube setup
Replies: 13
Views: 810

Re: Camponotus Pennsylvanicus pulling on cotton in test tube setup

I cut to black paper, wrapped it around the tube and taped the overlapped ends making a black sleeve for my tubes. Works like a charm. Even if I go into where they are they don't see anything but darkness. I checked my two queens every 1-2 weeks. FYI, the sleeve doesn't cover all of the water part o...
by GangreneTVP
Mon Aug 07, 2017 2:48 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Help, Ant Transfer
Replies: 1
Views: 134

Help, Ant Transfer

So, I have a colony of camponotus pennsylvanicus. I've had the queen in a test tube setup. There are 6 workers hatched. The water in the tube is all used up which made it important to move them. What I have done is got a Uncle Milton Ant Farm, put them in and uncapped the tube, and placed a second t...