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by idahoantgirl
Wed Sep 26, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Escape Artist - Lasius & Fluon
Replies: 3
Views: 20

Re: Escape Artist - Lasius & Fluon

I know in Mikey bustos's video he said to dilute fluon 1:1 with water. This increases it's efficiencey.
by idahoantgirl
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Sugar ants
Replies: 1
Views: 19

Re: Sugar ants

Yeah they can still move and no they cannot store as much as honeypot ants.
by idahoantgirl
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Escape Artist - Lasius & Fluon
Replies: 3
Views: 20

Re: Escape Artist - Lasius & Fluon

Did you dilute your fluon?
by idahoantgirl
Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Possible fire ant major????
Replies: 2
Views: 23

Re: Possible fire ant major????

Could have been pogernomyrmex
by idahoantgirl
Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Classroom Ants
Replies: 7
Views: 101

Re: Classroom Ants

Scientific name: Nylanderia fulva
by idahoantgirl
Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:36 am
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Feeding earthworms??
Replies: 11
Views: 244

Re: Feeding earthworms??

If your speaking of plain earth worms from a shop, I imagine it would be safer, but I've also heard that earth worms just aren't very nutritious for ants.
by idahoantgirl
Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Mysterious Shower Ant
Replies: 9
Views: 60

Re: Mysterious Shower Ant

Not sure about the species, but it looks like a fully claustral queen. You should try to move her into a dark, proper test tube setup. If you can't get your hands on a test tube, try a local flower shop and ask for water piks. They are used for individual flowers and can work fine. Since she appears...
by idahoantgirl
Mon Sep 24, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: BRAND NEW, Lasius alienus Queen in Tube
Replies: 4
Views: 48

Re: BRAND NEW, Lasius alienus Queen in Tube

Make sure you have them in an outworld with the drinking straw method. They need food. Yeah I would hibernate them in the tube if i were you. Also I wouldn't reccomend moving them into an uncle milton farm. They just aren't suited for long living colonies. If you can get a hybrid nest that would be ...
by idahoantgirl
Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: lasius workers
Replies: 5
Views: 31

Re: lasius workers

A large colony of fire ants could do it, but other than that, I wouldn't try it