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by SolenopsisKeeper
Thu May 19, 2022 6:55 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: May 18 colorado queen
Replies: 1
Views: 21

Re: May 18 colorado queen

AntsTrick wrote:
Wed May 18, 2022 7:50 pm
First photo is in cm

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1fazy66u_ukGEgkDH50AM7SviSWDdbZ8M/view?usp=drivesdk


https://drive.google.com/file/d/1fcuIV4-_r4t7DKr4YlskgNEOyoFSY5_G/view?usp=drivesdk
The ant is a Camponotus novaeboracensis queen…(Confirm)
by SolenopsisKeeper
Wed May 18, 2022 6:15 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: non-stressful transfer
Replies: 12
Views: 180

Re: Dont give up

Don't stress it too much dude, sometimes it can be really frustrating if a colony doesn't succeed. I guess you could try to find a different queen species which would have much more survival rate like lasius. Also i would suggest that if you ever get some workers, try giving them more protein than ...
by SolenopsisKeeper
Wed May 18, 2022 5:42 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Colobopsis Journal
Replies: 11
Views: 186

Re: Colobopsis Journal

May 17, 2022 After 1 week, she finally accepted the sugar water, but something happened. She only has 4 eggs. 1 week ago, she had six eggs but now, she only has 4 eggs. I did leave her alone for a very long time maybe she lost 2 of them. She lays infertile eggs to give to the larvae to eat… maybe s...
by SolenopsisKeeper
Wed May 18, 2022 5:41 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Huge Giant Black Ant Queen
Replies: 4
Views: 57

Re: Huge Giant Black Ant Queen

I housed it in a AntsCanada test tube I feared it wouldn't fit but it did. She has an white oval (egg) in her Mandibles. https://i.imgur.com/cFNNh2t.jpg https://i.imgur.com/IDAIcbJ.jpg https://i.imgur.com/1t9aFHn.jpg https://i.imgur.com/3PbNGGu.jpg https://i.imgur.com/nczjWqm.jpg https://i.imgur.co...
by SolenopsisKeeper
Wed May 18, 2022 2:46 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: My queen ant journal
Replies: 290
Views: 25255

Re: My queen ant journal

18 may 2022 Fed more tandoori chicken. But they only drank the water i had added later to moisturize the chicken. I saw some ants trying to tear the chicken to bring it back home but idk why jeffs never come to help. That is the entire purpose of their existence isn't it? This is relatable. My Flor...
by SolenopsisKeeper
Wed May 18, 2022 2:42 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: What kind of queen ant is this?
Replies: 8
Views: 84

Re: What kind of queen ant is this?

She is 1/2 centimeters long and has wings. https://photos.google.com/album/AF1QipMMjA8TxWfcPWd6apfDOdSunjVd5Quqv13yIogh Maybe Aphenogaster rudis? I don’t know the queen size for them, but location fits. Aphenogaster have a ratter unique gaster and I do not believe she is one. Possible genera includ...
by SolenopsisKeeper
Wed May 18, 2022 1:09 pm
Forum: The GAN Project (Global Ant Nursery)
Topic: Nervous about buying from a GAN farmer
Replies: 6
Views: 96

Re: Nervous about buying from a GAN farmer

plumber wrote:
Wed May 18, 2022 11:00 am
When you buy, are there usually any conversations? Or is it just like buy, and go.
I believe since no one follows Guidelines provided to be a GAN farmer,I think it is: just here ya go, got any questions?

Also, if available use phone number NOT email
by SolenopsisKeeper
Wed May 18, 2022 1:08 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: What kind of queen ant is this?
Replies: 8
Views: 84

Re: What kind of queen ant is this?

antperson24 wrote:
Tue May 17, 2022 10:30 am
She is 1/2 centimeters long and has wings.

https://photos.google.com/album/AF1QipMMjA8TxWfcPWd6apfDOdSunjVd5Quqv13yIogh
Maybe Aphenogaster rudis? I don’t know the queen size for them, but location fits.
by SolenopsisKeeper
Wed May 18, 2022 1:05 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Huge Giant Black Ant Queen
Replies: 4
Views: 57

Re: Huge Giant Black Ant Queen

My Mom found a giant black ant queen in front of my door at night time I caught it and quickly put in in a ant tube setup and locked in a pencil box with air holes. The next day I opened the box and found the queen carrying an egg. It's huge!!! With an OVERSIZE Thorax and Abdomen I will post pics I...
by SolenopsisKeeper
Wed May 18, 2022 1:03 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Colobopsis Journal
Replies: 11
Views: 186

Re: Colobopsis Journal

May 17, 2022 After 1 week, she finally accepted the sugar water, but something happened. She only has 4 eggs. 1 week ago, she had six eggs but now, she only has 4 eggs. I did leave her alone for a very long time maybe she lost 2 of them. She lays infertile eggs to give to the larvae to eat… maybe s...