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by JustABitAntsy
Tue Oct 01, 2019 6:28 am
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Forelius Clan
Replies: 130
Views: 98054

Re: Forelius Clan

ArizonanAnts wrote:
Mon Sep 30, 2019 8:19 pm
Hi everyone. This for people to have fun. Anyone is welcome. Please don't post anything inappropriate because many of us are younger people. But anyway, have fun and enjoy!! :D
hmmmm intrigueing are forelius in the east of the USA? :?:
by JustABitAntsy
Tue Oct 01, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Welcome to the Camponotus Crew!
Replies: 1596
Views: 226707

Re: Welcome to the Camponotus Crew!

I try to resist to once a week... I have lost more than one queen from peaking on her too much. As for leaders and co-leaders: It doesn’t really matter one way or the other for me. Hawkeye was the one that started the Camponotus Crew group. Like me, Cabbos has been a crew member from the beginning ...
by JustABitAntsy
Mon Sep 30, 2019 5:21 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: My journey keeping a Camponotus Pennsylvanicus Colony
Replies: 118
Views: 63186

Re: My journey keeping a Camponotus Pennsylvanicus Colony

Hey ArizonanAnts! That’s great the more the merrier! Hello JustABitAntsy! Thank you! BTW I love your name! Thank you for following everyone! So looks like they’re not done like I thought...I now have 13 workers. It’s getting hard to count. Most of the brood is not seen in this image but I’m still a...
by JustABitAntsy
Sun Sep 29, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Formicarium
Replies: 2
Views: 1051

Re: Formicarium

Hi it really depends what ants you have as different species have different preference s but once you get decided some research on YouTube or the general web should help :) Well I'm probably gonna try to find next nuptial flight season prealimpis imparis or a campanotus species, but idk for sure rn...
by JustABitAntsy
Sun Sep 29, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Formicarium
Replies: 2
Views: 1051

Formicarium

Hello so I'm thinking of maybe making a formicarum, but the problem is I don't know what materials are the best for making a formicarium so if you guys could give me some advice it would be really helpful. Thanks and have a great day. :D
by JustABitAntsy
Sat Sep 28, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: Ant Keeping for Beginners
Topic: Moving Ants in Prematurely
Replies: 1
Views: 563

Re: Moving Ants in Prematurely

Hey my crazy ants started dying out of no where. I think they died because they're testtube was really dirty. I put them in my ant tower and they went and buried themselves underground. I haven't seen hide nor hair of them. I haven't seen them drinking water and they haven't touched any food I've g...
by JustABitAntsy
Sat Sep 28, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: The AntsCanada Ant Main Forums
Topic: Is my queen ant dying? Please help if you can)
Replies: 4
Views: 792

Re: Is my queen ant dying? Please help if you can)

MJMAnts wrote:
Fri Sep 27, 2019 6:50 am
Thank you for the reply, the queen died this morning.
She was probably going to anyway, even if I knew why.
I appreciate the help :)
I'm sorry for your loss.
by JustABitAntsy
Fri Sep 27, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: My journey keeping a Camponotus Pennsylvanicus Colony
Replies: 118
Views: 63186

Re: My journey keeping a Camponotus Pennsylvanicus Colony

Sept 21 - That’s it!! The last pupae enclosed yesterday or today. That brings an end to the founding stage and brings the colony up to 12 workers! The remaining brood are larvae and eggs. Now the colony will be preparing for diapause (hibernation). They will fill their gasters as full as they can a...
by JustABitAntsy
Fri Sep 27, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Ant FAQ
Topic: New Antkeeper
Replies: 2
Views: 1645

New Antkeeper

Hi I'm a new person planning to start antkeeping next spring at nuptial flight season in North America. I also just signed up for this forum and I hope I will do well here. I found Mikey's channel a few months ago and ever since I can't stop watching it. If you guys got any tips please do tell me. W...