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- Wed Oct 04, 2017 11:55 pm
- Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
- Topic: Formica or Lasius
- Replies: 3
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i would but my little sister took the darn test tube and put to much water in it. so i moved the queen and quickly dryed the tube, it was all set but... the queen escaped and all i have now is a clean empty test tube. sigh :cry: Maybe it got offended that you thought it was a lasius niger. Bad luck...
- Mon Oct 02, 2017 4:31 pm
- Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
- Topic: best deterent?
- Replies: 10
- Views: 2898
That's odd. I'll have to try that now. The rubbing alcohol is for the baby powder to stick onto the glass/wall, so it's interesting to see the method prevailing without it. Thanks for the tip. When you watch mikey's videos, you can see that he uses that method quite often. Huh? I've never seen Mike...
1. Don't take workers or brood from existing ant colonies from the wild. 2. You can do 'brood boosting', which is taking brood from a dead queen that you have caught. Afterwards, you place the brood in another queen's setup and they will possibly adopt the new eggs. 3. You can capture alates and unm...