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by Aceeey
Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:34 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Maybe a queen Maybe not a queen (please assist)
Replies: 4
Views: 286

Re: Maybe a queen Maybe not a queen (please assist)

Pretty. Don't forget to look for the dome shaped muscles on her back and scars from the wings she sheds after mating!
by Aceeey
Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:31 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: AntsCanada's YouTube channel
Replies: 7
Views: 455

Re: AntsCanada's YouTube channel

I was checking out his story on instagram and it looks like he was just getting off a flight a couple of hours after the new video was supposed to be released. I have lots of videos from AntsCanada to watch so I will wait patiently.
by Aceeey
Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:28 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Bad sign or good sign?
Replies: 7
Views: 397

Re: Bad sign or good sign?

Did she ever tidy up the little ones? Would like an update thanks.
by Aceeey
Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:22 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Aceeey the Ant Noob!
Replies: 6
Views: 420

Re: Aceeey the Ant Noob!

Pics: http://i.imgur.com/AUb2bt1.jpg One Queen, Six workers. http://i.imgur.com/5JU48iv.jpg Three Queens, two workers. Two hours later: http://i.imgur.com/g2Bhu9i.jpg http://i.imgur.com/XhhRXRV.jpg Someone decided to move away from her sisters to join her other sister. :lol: http://i.imgur.com/oqalY...
by Aceeey
Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:02 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Aceeey the Ant Noob!
Replies: 6
Views: 420

Re: Aceeey the Ant Noob!

UPDATE: Captured more queens along with a few worker ants and for the last 24 appear to be living peacefully together. Queens appear to continue laying eggs. I have two test tubes with open tops placed in a jar with four queens total. The first queen has been in one test tube since the day she was c...
by Aceeey
Sun Aug 13, 2017 3:18 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Aceeey the Ant Noob!
Replies: 6
Views: 420

Re: Aceeey the Ant Noob!

One of the queens died. I believe they are from the same colony. I caught them just a few feet apart from each other. Would the surviving queen adopt the motherless brood? Also, would it help to capture worker ants from the same colony along with some queens to help the colony grow a little quicker?...
by Aceeey
Thu Aug 10, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Aceeey the Ant Noob!
Replies: 6
Views: 420

Re: Aceeey the Ant Noob!

Thanks for your responses! I'll get better pictures as soon as I can and I'm happy to hear that those are definitely eggs. Thanks again.
by Aceeey
Thu Aug 10, 2017 4:03 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Aceeey the Ant Noob!
Replies: 6
Views: 420

Aceeey the Ant Noob!

Good day/evening everyone, My name is Ace and I'm really new to keeping Ants. I was watching a few (a lot) of the AntsCanada videos on youtube and totally got into AntKeeping. I wanted to challenge myself to create an ant colony from one queen and to attempt to make it grow and stay healthy. I watch...