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by ooper01
Sun Aug 18, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Website Support, Payment, Shipping & Handling
Topic: How long to ship?
Replies: 1
Views: 18

Re: How long to ship?

We have a part-time staff that does the packaging and shipping of all AntsCanada orders. We don't get enough daily orders to "mobilize the troops" every day for packaging and shipping, so we package and ship once a week, usually Wednesday/Thursday. Once the order is packaged and shipped, it would mo...
by ooper01
Wed Aug 14, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: The GAN Project (Global Ant Nursery)
Topic: Looking for more established colony - Utah
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Re: Looking for more established colony - Utah

I'm a GAN farmer on the GAN project. I have a few Camponotus and a few Formica with brood along with a bunch of new Tetramorium and Pogonomyrmex queens. I live in Salt Lake valley (Bluffdale).
by ooper01
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: The GAN Project (Global Ant Nursery)
Topic: Looking for more established colony - Utah
Replies: 3
Views: 71

Re: Looking for more established colony - Utah

I have several starter colonies and two 5 year old colonies (1 Tetramorium and 1 Pogonomyrmex).
by ooper01
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: New AntsCanada Ant Products & Product Suggestions
Topic: Moss Bags
Replies: 2
Views: 42

Re: Moss Bags

Thanks for the suggestion. We will consider putting something like this together.
by ooper01
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: New AntsCanada Ant Products & Product Suggestions
Topic: Valve Connecter Female Tubing Size?
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Re: Valve Connecter Female Tubing Size?

Large tubing works with female valve connectors.
by ooper01
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:51 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Hybrid Nest Series
Topic: What type of tubing comes with the hybrid nest?
Replies: 1
Views: 79

Re: What type of tubing comes with the hybrid nest?

A 4 inch piece of large tubing. Yes, large tubing works with female valve connectors.
by ooper01
Wed Aug 14, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Hybrid Nest Series
Topic: How would this setup work?
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Re: How would this setup work?

I am having a hard time envisioning what you are trying to describe :?:
by ooper01
Wed Jul 31, 2019 1:25 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Species ID (Alates and workers pictured)
Replies: 4
Views: 53

Re: Species ID (Alates and workers pictured)

After some research, I'm pretty sure they are Lasius claviger . For some reason I was thinking these ladies flew later in the year, so I didn't include them in my research until just today. From what I've read, they are difficult to keep since they are social parasites. The queens invade other Lasiu...
by ooper01
Thu Jul 25, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Species ID (Alates and workers pictured)
Replies: 4
Views: 53

Re: Species ID (Alates and workers pictured)

If someone else tries the image link and can't access it, please let me know.
by ooper01
Thu Jul 25, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Species ID (Alates and workers pictured)
Replies: 4
Views: 53

Re: Species ID (Alates and workers pictured)

Came across a nuptial flight two days ago, July 23, 2019, in northern Utah mountains. Wasn't sure what species it was. Any ideas? Workers, virgin queen alates, and male alates pictured. https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1_eWAaE2YsyrjTrvCbGraoPVKV1095liF The picture you posted requires access. ...