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by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 10:35 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: editing
Replies: 2
Views: 12

Re: editing

You can edit only for a few minutes after posting.
by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:03 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: More help with ID please
Replies: 1
Views: 53

Re: More help with ID please

It would be great if we could gets pics from the side or underneath. It would be even greater if she has shed her wings and we can get pics from the top.
by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Vaseline Barrier?
Replies: 1
Views: 53

Re: Vaseline Barrier?

It should be alright. How did it turn out for ya?
by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Greetings from México
Replies: 1
Views: 21

Re: Greetings from México

Cool! I'm also a part time english second language teacher :)
by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:59 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Hi everyone
Replies: 1
Views: 26

Re: Hi everyone

Welcome :)
by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: New Forum Members
Topic: Hi from near Ottawa Canada
Replies: 1
Views: 21

Re: Hi from near Ottawa Canada

Beautiful pics! You should introduce your colonies to an outworld as soon as the first workers arrives. Feeding in the tube causes stress and mold outbreaks. Use a one inch section of drinking straw wedged between the exit cotton and the side of the tube to act as a cozy tunnel. Then feed them in th...
by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:55 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Texas red Harvester queens
Replies: 2
Views: 38

Re: Texas red Harvester queens

Can we have pics of your setup? In my opinion moving them to a dirt setup causes issues later. It makes it very difficult to move them, and you can't see what issues are happening underneath the surface. Ants need protein and sugar. I would also provide mealworms/crickets/fruitflies and sugar substa...
by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: She Always Looks Dead
Replies: 1
Views: 34

Re: She Always Looks Dead

Glad she is doing well :)
by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: Hello my friends and users
Replies: 1
Views: 16

Re: Hello my friends and users

Welcome!
by idahoantgirl
Mon Aug 13, 2018 8:51 pm
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Ant barrier for Lasius sp.?
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Re: Ant barrier for Lasius sp.?

Plain baby powder should do well. My lasius colonies were pretty tiny so the barrier wasn't tested very well but I know they can cross babypowder + alcohol. my tetramorium can't cross plain baby powder, but they could cross babypowder +alcohol.