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by NikolaMladenovic
Sat Mar 26, 2016 12:40 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Lasius Niger
Replies: 51
Views: 9424

Re: Lasius Niger

I could really need some help right now. I am freaking out because my ants are dying fast as a wildfire! In the beginning I thought it had to do with age but there is only 3 workers left!! 1 of them cares for the brood and the other 2 are walking around in the outworld searching for something that i...
by NikolaMladenovic
Fri Mar 25, 2016 4:12 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Lasius Niger
Replies: 51
Views: 9424

Re: Lasius Niger

Update: L.N:s workers have moved all of their brood into the hybridnest but I am worried about L.N because she is still in the testtube with two other workers and she dosen't move alot. So if you guys know this behavior please tell me. :?
by NikolaMladenovic
Thu Mar 24, 2016 4:40 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Lasius Niger
Replies: 51
Views: 9424

Re: Lasius Niger

HUUUGE update allert!!! I noticed that L.N only had about 6 workers with her in the testtube so i looked in the hybridnest and saw alot of ants chilling at the hydration part in the hybridnest.i counted and got up to 11 workers in the hybridnest :D. I really hope that they move in there and i have a...
by NikolaMladenovic
Mon Mar 21, 2016 8:03 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Another ID!
Replies: 6
Views: 1429

Re: Another ID!

WillWithAnts wrote:Yeah, pools are good places to check if you are lucky enough to find them alive. They are also a good reading of what has been flying!
It's like a huge antmermaid :roll:
by NikolaMladenovic
Mon Mar 21, 2016 8:01 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Fire Ant
Replies: 6
Views: 2390

Re: Fire Ant

WillWithAnts wrote:Ants have bent antennae I think ;)
Yes, they do Will! :D
by NikolaMladenovic
Fri Mar 18, 2016 10:18 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Lasius Niger
Replies: 51
Views: 9424

Re: Lasius Niger

Quick update: Found 2 more dead workers in the outworld today aswell :cry: and there is a worker grabbing sand and then bringing it back to the nest.
by NikolaMladenovic
Tue Mar 15, 2016 2:01 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Lasius Niger
Replies: 51
Views: 9424

Re: Lasius Niger

Sorry, I tried ro get a picture but It wont let me post it :( We have very limited space on the server, so we are suggesting that people use a 3rd party web site to host their pics. Here is a post that describes how to do this: http://forum.AntsCanada.com/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=162 Thank you ooper. :D...
by NikolaMladenovic
Tue Mar 15, 2016 5:55 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Lasius Niger
Replies: 51
Views: 9424

Re: Lasius Niger

Sorry, I tried ro get a picture but It wont let me post it :(
by NikolaMladenovic
Tue Mar 15, 2016 5:47 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Lasius Niger
Replies: 51
Views: 9424

Re: Lasius Niger

Might be easiest to just place the test tube inside the outworld. You can encourage the move by placing a light above the outworld to provide both light and heat, which ants don't generally like. Just don't put the light so close that it cooks them! I liked your story about the ant becoming a barbe...
by NikolaMladenovic
Sun Mar 13, 2016 6:13 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Lasius Niger
Replies: 51
Views: 9424

Re: Lasius Niger

Hi guys! (my catchfrase) :lol:. Today I pulled out L.N out of the fridge and have put her and her crew in the outworld of my ant setup. And before all of you guys start screaming "OMG, WHAT A IDIOT. THE HYBRIDNEST HAS A FRICKING OPENING DESIGNED FOR AntsCanada TESTTUBES TO FIT DIRECTLY INTO THE HYB...