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by MadVampy
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Looking to join the AC Family
Replies: 1
Views: 9

Re: Looking to join the AC Family

: D I like to say hi, present my Ant Drawings and Aquarium set ups but not sure where to post my topic. This place is so big xD Welcome! Yea it has grown to be a big place over the years! You can go to the "Ant Science, Journals, Blogs/Vlogs, & Lifestyle " section and there are sub sections about v...
by MadVampy
Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:41 pm
Forum: Ant Meetups, Events, and Clubs
Topic: Any ant keepers in Ohio?
Replies: 10
Views: 647

Re: Any ant keepers in Ohio?

hi I'm look for a queen ant test tube I live in Waynesville ohio and I'm look to start a colony. txt me at 5136309786 my name's gary.just let me know if you can help me Please go thru the AntsCanada GAN Project for Queens. Also please read the rules for the forums Specifically Rule # 21 21) There w...
by MadVampy
Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Video posting HELP.!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 144

Re: Video posting HELP.!!!

Ant108 wrote:
Thu Oct 11, 2018 5:09 pm
I feel embarrassed but how do I send a photo?
Below is a link to a forum posting on how to post pictures on the forums.

https://forum.AntsCanada.com/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=162
by MadVampy
Fri Oct 12, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Video posting HELP.!!!
Replies: 18
Views: 144

Re: Video posting HELP.!!!

I'm not so good at knowing how to post a video to the forum. I made a video but can't figure out how to upload to a.c. forum to help identify the 4 queens a captured yesterday. I'm wasting so much time. I need guiding. The way you post a YouTube video is to use the last portion of the youtube addre...
by MadVampy
Tue Oct 02, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Ant Identification Request. Caught near Cape Town, South Africa, 16 September 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 72

Re: Ant Identification Request. Caught near Cape Town, South Africa, 16 September 2018

As stated above if the queens were caught in the nest and had wings they are elates, meaning they haven't had their nuptial flight and are unmated. They won't produce any eggs that will mature, this is one of the reasons so many ant keepers watch for nuptial flight from nests that way they catch mat...
by MadVampy
Tue Oct 02, 2018 4:09 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: ID Help
Replies: 5
Views: 60

Re: ID Help

That's not an ant. Not sure what type of insect it is maybe a wasp of some sort.
by MadVampy
Sun Sep 23, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Ants and Magnets
Replies: 2
Views: 75

Re: Ants and Magnets

There are quite a few nests out there that use rare earth magnets for holding lids and or covers on or down, I haven't see anything to the effect of adverse effects on the ants.
by MadVampy
Thu Sep 20, 2018 7:35 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Spam Bot
Replies: 20
Views: 4480

Re: Spam Bot

Just a heads up. I check the forums every night and delete the spammers that try to or make postings. There has been more as of late due to me setting the forums back to Self Approval via email. The other way I had it required that each and everyone that applied required me to verify them thru certa...
by MadVampy
Sat Sep 15, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: The GAN Project (Global Ant Nursery)
Topic: Laws regarding selling of ants.
Replies: 2
Views: 126

Re: Laws regarding selling of ants.

I recently applied to be GAN farmer, since there is none in my state, I am willing to sell some off too spread ant love. (not intending to collect or sell a lot.) Anyway i was informed by AntsCanada GAN project, the ants i was attempting to sell were illegal to sell in USA. I tried to find out othe...
by MadVampy
Sat Sep 15, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: AntsCanada Equipment & Accessories
Topic: blueprints
Replies: 3
Views: 43

Re: blueprints

i dont suppose you can send me even the broadest of blueprints for your hybrid nest v2, i just find it crazy how expensive it is, i would much pay a lower price for a cheap ugly one i can make at my school's laser cutter, and 3d printer. just askin I'm sorry but we wouldn't give out the design or p...