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by Ltislander
Sun Aug 26, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Ant Journals, Videos, and Blogs
Topic: Tetramorium sp.E journal
Replies: 31
Views: 3501

Re: Tetramorium sp.E journal

Sorry for the photo my dad took it because I’m on vacation! Just last night I was looking at Pheidole queens and thinking “Hey these look like my tetramorium queen!” What size are Pheidole queens? There isn't an exact size for them but the average species size is about the same as the one you have ...
by Ltislander
Sat Aug 25, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Formic Acid, is brutal.
Replies: 6
Views: 819

Re: Formic Acid, is brutal.

I’ve been sprayed before by a queen and it was a little pinch. But man to ants that seems brutal!
by Ltislander
Fri Aug 24, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Should I get a heating cable?
Replies: 4
Views: 606

Re: Should I get a heating cable?

Thanks I’ll get that!
by Ltislander
Fri Aug 24, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: AntsCanada Announcements, Promos, Contests, Events
Topic: Reduced price - "scratch & dent" products
Replies: 56
Views: 21691

Re: Reduced price - "scratch & dent" products

ooper01 wrote:
Fri Aug 24, 2018 11:07 am
Ltislander wrote:
Thu Aug 23, 2018 7:43 am
Do you guys have a scratch and dent tetramorium nest?
No scratch and dent products right now :(
Time for me to save up for full price then!
by Ltislander
Fri Aug 24, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: Formicariums and Ant Setups
Topic: Pharaoh Ant Queen captured
Replies: 6
Views: 956

Re: Pharaoh Ant Queen captured

If a queen has wings it didn’t necessary mean that she is not fertile. The same goes for ants who shedded her wings.
by Ltislander
Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:31 pm
Forum: General Ant Talk
Topic: general talk about our colonies
Replies: 33
Views: 8806

Re: general talk about our colonies

My tetramorium immagrans queen got her first workers! She got 8 workers in 4 days and has a bunch more brood. She will have a bunch more soon.
by Ltislander
Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:13 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Question for idahoantgirl
Replies: 3
Views: 621

Re: Question for idahoantgirl

When my insects dry out I add water and the ants love it. My ants don’t eat dried food.
by Ltislander
Thu Aug 23, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: Question for idahoantgirl
Replies: 3
Views: 621

Re: Question for idahoantgirl

You said in several posts to buy live feeders and the freeze them. In that way taking one whenever my ants need protein. My question is: How long can be the crickets in the freezer until they spoil or get bad for ants? Not Idahoantgirl but keep them in there till you run out they don’t lose nutriti...
by Ltislander
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Ant Diet & Nutrition
Topic: How mutch protine
Replies: 5
Views: 979

Re: How mutch protine

For the summer I live on an island with zero pesticides and I catch flies and freeze them. Just freeze them and you will be fine. (Unless there are pesticides)
by Ltislander
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Everything Else
Topic: Should I get a heating cable?
Replies: 4
Views: 606

Re: Should I get a heating cable?

antnest8 wrote:
Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:46 am
i've never gotten a heating cable but i heard that 15 watt wine heating cables work fine.
I’ll look for one on amazon