Search found 12 matches

by TriumphAnt
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:25 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Hibernation
Replies: 7
Views: 476

Re: Hibernation

I typed a huge reply and my phone just deleted it 😭 Anywaysss My points were -1 your colony is more than likely fine, I would keep them warm, offer food, and just watch for activity. Definitely don’t think you’ve done anything wrong though. -2 I’m from West Virginia so I totally know its pretty cold...
by TriumphAnt
Tue Jan 22, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Hibernation
Replies: 7
Views: 476

Re: Hibernation

Nice to hear you’ve decided to get into keeping an ant colony! :D I now have a number of camponotus colonies too (C. pennsylvanicus, C. subbarbatus, C. chromaiodes, C. castaneus, C. nearcticus). I’ve heard that even when not exposed to hibernation temps, they still may go through periods of inactivi...