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by TippyDisc911
Fri Aug 25, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Dark brown larvae
Replies: 4
Views: 452

Re: Dark brown larvae

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by TippyDisc911
Fri Aug 25, 2017 5:54 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Dark brown larvae
Replies: 4
Views: 452

Dark brown larvae

Hey I have a Formica rufa queen that I am planning to sell on the Gan project once she has workers. It seems she has one larvae that is a dark brown color! What does this mean, I assume it's dead
by TippyDisc911
Fri Aug 25, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Spring-tails
Replies: 1
Views: 294

Spring-tails

How do I get spring-tails into my ant colony? They put their garbage in the nest and spring-tails would help right?
by TippyDisc911
Thu Aug 24, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: decomposer
Replies: 2
Views: 531

Re: decomposer

Mites, idk how to get them but they come naturally, some mites are good and some are bad, the good ones eat the garbage
by TippyDisc911
Thu Aug 24, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Pupa and more eggs
Replies: 2
Views: 560

Re: Pupa and more eggs

I had the same question I have 3 workers now and it takes around a month and a half (Formica subcerica) to go from egg to worker, to go faster don't bother the queen and keep them in a warmer area
by TippyDisc911
Thu Aug 24, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Test tube help
Replies: 1
Views: 318

Re: Test tube help

There is nothing you need to change, if you want the water to move to the other side of the cotton just very very slowly move the test tube in the other direction until it turns over, the mold is fine unless the entire cotton is molded, the water will be fine but if the water completely runs out tha...
by TippyDisc911
Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:49 am
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: One egg
Replies: 1
Views: 429

One egg

Hey I have a Formica subcerisa (sorry if spelled wrong) queen and she is only caring for one egg and I can only see one do you guys know why
by TippyDisc911
Sun Aug 20, 2017 8:01 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: Caught a lasius claviger queen
Replies: 1
Views: 397

Caught a lasius claviger queen

Hey I just caught a lasius claviger queen, I know a social parasite, so should I put my 5 worker lasius neoniger colony which is in a test tube in the fridge and then when they are slow put her in? Thanks I want this species badly
by TippyDisc911
Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:16 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Meat
Replies: 3
Views: 785

Re: Meat

Thanks guys
by TippyDisc911
Sat Aug 19, 2017 3:15 pm
Forum: Ant Care and Ant Keeping
Topic: I'm nervous
Replies: 1
Views: 409

I'm nervous

So I just watched AntsCanada's last vid, I'm sacred because I'm building an out world just like that, I was wondering if Formica subsericea can do that because he said only some species do that.