Questions from those who are just starting or considering getting into the ant keeping hobby. If you’re intimidated or confused by the in-depth posts of the other sections of this forum, feel free to post here, and we'll start from square one!

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Post: # 6071Post Gabwar81
Sun May 22, 2016 10:11 pm

Hello im Gabwar and i wanna make my first ant colony but i dont know which type of ant i should use.
I live in Guatemala and there is a type of ant that we call Zompopos de mayo also called Atta are they a good ant for a beginner or i should use a easier ant ? Plz tell me the type of ant i should use and in which season i should search a queen.

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Post: # 6075Post MadVampy
Sun May 22, 2016 10:46 pm

Not sure about the ants there but this link might help you figure out what species you have there. Being in a warm climate helps!

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