Help! L. Niger queen trying to pull cotton from a dirty set up to a clean one?!?!

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Hunter36o
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Help! L. Niger queen trying to pull cotton from a dirty set up to a clean one?!?!

Post: # 45625Post Hunter36o
Wed Jul 25, 2018 5:03 pm

Like it says guys, she is pulling at the cotton that has mold on it and it looks like she is trying to drag it into the clean test tube. Why on earth is she doing this? She needs to move her eggs not the cotton. I have no idea what to do, I cannot just let her bring mold into the new test tube.
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1x Myrmica Rubra
1x Myrmica ??

Hunter36o
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Re: Help! L. Niger queen trying to pull cotton from a dirty set up to a clean one?!?!

Post: # 45688Post Hunter36o
Thu Jul 26, 2018 9:22 am

I swear I want to curse the ground at this lassy. I had to stop and seal up the test tube because it just got too late to stay up.

So when I check to make sure she is okay today. The c you next Tuesday has pulled the bits of cotton she was trying to pull into the fresh tube last night over the the new clean cotton blocking the tube. It's like she is trying to stress me out because I do not know what she is playing at!

Any input would be greatly appreciated :)
Officially caring for 4 Lasius colonies :D :D :D

Founding stage:
11x Lasius Niger
1x Myrmica Rubra
1x Myrmica ??

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