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by jonathan21700
Thu Nov 26, 2015 12:50 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: ID PLEASE SOUTH AFRICA
Replies: 9
Views: 1953

Re: ID PLEASE SOUTH AFRICA

M. minimum is found only in North America.
She might be Monomorium or Solenopsis but without a picture of the antennae we can't say.
by jonathan21700
Tue Nov 24, 2015 2:09 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: ID PLEASE SOUTH AFRICA
Replies: 9
Views: 1953

Re: ID PLEASE SOUTH AFRICA

We will need more photos.
Some sort of Myrmicine maybe Solenopsis, Monomorium , Pheidole.
by jonathan21700
Sat Nov 21, 2015 12:52 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: ID help please Denmark
Replies: 1
Views: 443

Re: ID help please Denmark

Yes, Myrmica sp but it's very hard to tell what species.
She will need hibernation before she lays eggs and needs to be fed during colony founding.
Good luck!
by jonathan21700
Mon Nov 09, 2015 3:14 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Please ID!
Replies: 1
Views: 468

Re: Please ID!

Yes, Camponotus sp. but it would be pretty hard to tell which without microscope pictures because there are a lot of species there.
by jonathan21700
Mon Nov 02, 2015 10:59 am
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Hibernation questions
Replies: 4
Views: 930

Re: Hibernation questions

No need to worry then, unless temperature falls a lot below zero.
by jonathan21700
Sun Nov 01, 2015 2:18 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Hibernation questions
Replies: 4
Views: 930

Re: Hibernation questions

I don't think change of temperature will harm her unless it gets too extreme.
What is the temperature of your garage in winter?
by jonathan21700
Tue Oct 20, 2015 1:43 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Need help with Identification 2
Replies: 6
Views: 1094

Re: Need help with Identification 2

Yes, Crematogaster sp.
by jonathan21700
Tue Oct 20, 2015 1:41 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Need help w/ Identification 1
Replies: 5
Views: 679

Re: Need help w/ Identification 1

Crematogaster sp.
Can you make a photo from the side?
by jonathan21700
Tue Oct 20, 2015 1:39 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Atta Sexdens *HELP*
Replies: 9
Views: 1914

Re: Atta Sexdens *HELP*

It seems OK. You can add more soil and let the queen dig herself a founding chamber this way she will feel better. I am not sure if Atta queens come out in search for substrate in the beginning so she might not need leaves now but you can still leave some on top if she needs them. There is a good vi...
by jonathan21700
Mon Oct 19, 2015 1:25 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: May have killed all my Queens?
Replies: 6
Views: 1114

Re: May have killed all my Queens?

I hibernate my ants outside in ice cream boxes and it's been working alright for now. Just be sure to keep them in the shade and watch out for temperatures below freezing.