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by jonathan21700
Tue Dec 22, 2015 2:07 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: With what and how should I feed semi-claustral queens?
Replies: 4
Views: 2906

Re: With what and how should I feed semi-claustral queens?

A small insect every 2 to 3 days should be OK.
Good luck!
by jonathan21700
Tue Dec 22, 2015 2:03 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: New Queen / Begginer
Replies: 3
Views: 645

Re: New Queen / Begginer

Crematogaster sp. I think.
by jonathan21700
Mon Dec 21, 2015 2:25 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: New Queen / Begginer
Replies: 3
Views: 645

Re: New Queen / Begginer

I'm not sure if she is Solenopsis. Might be Pheidole, Monomorium and others.
Can you make a few more photos?
by jonathan21700
Sun Dec 20, 2015 1:04 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Lots of Questions
Replies: 14
Views: 2686

Re: Lots of Questions

Another alternative of the test tube can be a tic tac box.
I don't think you will need the nest already.
by jonathan21700
Sat Dec 19, 2015 11:01 am
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Lots of Questions
Replies: 14
Views: 2686

Re: Lots of Questions

Be sure to provide her with water.
by jonathan21700
Fri Dec 18, 2015 1:54 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Is this a Queen?
Replies: 6
Views: 958

Re: Is this a Queen?

Solenopsis geminata I guess.
by jonathan21700
Thu Dec 17, 2015 3:45 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Question on eggs and type of ant:)
Replies: 8
Views: 1616

Re: Question on eggs and type of ant:)

California is pretty diverse but to find more and bigger species you should head to the desert in summer especially after rain or in the mountains. Species you can commonly find there: Pogonomyrmex sp, Veromessor pergandei , Pheidole sp, Myrmecocystus sp. and more. In the mountains you can find: Cam...
by jonathan21700
Wed Dec 16, 2015 4:22 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Question on eggs and type of ant:)
Replies: 8
Views: 1616

Re: Question on eggs and type of ant:)

Yes, Argentine ants.
One of the most common urban species in Southern California.
by jonathan21700
Tue Dec 15, 2015 12:59 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Question on eggs and type of ant:)
Replies: 8
Views: 1616

Re: Question on eggs and type of ant:)

Linepithema humile.
You should add a few workers because she probably won't survive without them.
by jonathan21700
Sat Nov 28, 2015 2:57 pm
Forum: The Ant Graveyard
Topic: Will's Camp. Pennslavanicus and Camp. Noveboracensis
Replies: 33
Views: 7823

Re: Will's Camp. Pennslavanicus and Camp. Noveboracensis

She is probably not dead! Often Northern Camponotus do that In very cold temperatures.
Once you warm her up she will start moving again.