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by Zintarloc
Thu Jun 28, 2018 3:05 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Camponotus Herculeanus Possibly?
Replies: 0
Views: 104

Camponotus Herculeanus Possibly?

Hey so I just caught two what I think to be camponotus herculeanus ants (Only camponotus species where I am) but they were found in Anchorage Alaska 6/27/18 when I was at work and spotted one running across the ground (I work at the garden center at Lowes) and the other one was sitting on some brick...
by Zintarloc
Sun Oct 15, 2017 5:17 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Army Ants?
Replies: 2
Views: 441

Army Ants?

I just want to know, has anyone ever kept or known anyone who has ever kept army ants? Is it even possible?
by Zintarloc
Thu Oct 12, 2017 3:24 am
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Camponotus Herculeanus in Northern Canada and Alaska?
Replies: 1
Views: 360

Camponotus Herculeanus in Northern Canada and Alaska?

Hey, I live in Alaska and the only species of ant we can really get up here is Camponotus Herculeanus. I was wondering if anyone is still seeing them around? And if so can I see a picture of it so I know I am talking about the right ant? Haha, thank you.
by Zintarloc
Wed Sep 28, 2016 2:03 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Humidity in the Formicarium
Replies: 0
Views: 273

Humidity in the Formicarium

Hello, I don't have any ants yet, I am planning on getting a queen during the next Nuptial flight next year for camponotus herculeanus (The only kind we have in Alaska). But I do lots of craft work, I weld, I do carpentry, masonry all the such but I am curious on how the what is called "water den" w...