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by MaxGen
Wed Jul 12, 2017 5:34 am
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Toronto Canada, July 4 - Camponotus
Replies: 3
Views: 640

Re: Toronto Canada, July 4 - Camponotus

I was wondering about Herculeanus as well, trying to decide if that is red I am seeing. Considering buying a better camera... :)
by MaxGen
Tue Jul 11, 2017 4:57 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Toronto Canada, July 4 - Camponotus
Replies: 3
Views: 640

Toronto Canada, July 4 - Camponotus

I think this is a Camponotus Pennsylvanicus, correct? She seems to be 20mm/2cm Caught her July 4th. She bounced off my leg and landed on my shoe. Even though she still had her wings, I took a chance an put her in a tube. Just checked on her today and it looks promising. She shed her wings and I can ...
by MaxGen
Tue Jun 27, 2017 8:48 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Heating Cable
Replies: 9
Views: 3433

Re: Heating Cable

You'll probably find the Zoo Med Repti Heat Cable easier to find in the US. Amazon for example, or your local pet store. 15 Watt is what I am using.
by MaxGen
Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: Ant Species Identification Center
Topic: Camponotus Queen? - Toronto June 11
Replies: 3
Views: 698

Camponotus Queen? - Toronto June 11

Hello All, I caught my first ant I am hoping is a queen. This ant was caught in Toronto on June 11 2017. It is approx 16mm long. I think based on the size of the head, it is a queen as opposed to a drone? I've just started getting interested in ant keeping a month ago though, so I don't really know ...
by MaxGen
Mon Jun 12, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: Nuptial Flight Schedules and Sightings
Topic: Canada nuptial flight
Replies: 6
Views: 1205

Re: Canada nuptial flight

What part of Toronto? I caught one in the Beaches yesterday, but I want some more...
by MaxGen
Wed May 31, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: The GAN Project (Global Ant Nursery)
Topic: GAN project still being updated?
Replies: 0
Views: 710

GAN project still being updated?

Is the GAN project of available queens still being updated at AntsCanada? I notice the Toronto farmer says to check back in the spring, but summer is almost here.

I'd like to catch my own queen, but if I'm not successful, I'd consider purchasing my first one.

Thanks