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Looking for Queen Ant in Ohio

Posted: Mon Sep 05, 2022 8:42 pm
by Amyalgahim
In Trumbull County, Ohio. Looking to start an ant colony .My son is fascinated with carpenter ants. Any help would be appreciated.

Re: Looking for Queen Ant in Ohio

Posted: Thu Sep 08, 2022 8:17 pm
by SolenopsisKeeper
Amyalgahim wrote:
Mon Sep 05, 2022 8:42 pm
In Trumbull County, Ohio. Looking to start an ant colony .My son is fascinated with carpenter ants. Any help would be appreciated.
I would suggest looking for queens 30 minutes after sunset. Most Camponotus queens have already made founding chambers and are beginning founding, but you may find yourself lucky. ;)

Re: Looking for Queen Ant in Ohio

Posted: Wed Jan 25, 2023 12:13 am
by OGGKING1
U could look for the massive 10 metre long ants that are exclusive to Ohio :lol:

Re: Looking for Queen Ant in Ohio

Posted: Sun Mar 12, 2023 4:47 pm
by RespectforAnts
I have good luck in the afternoons catching Camponotus penn. and novaeboracensis particularly like late may
good luck!