my first habitat

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LasiusSapien
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Location: Bristol

my first habitat

Post: # 63223Post LasiusSapien
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:07 am

so made my first habitat today sorry no pic's of the making of it but do have a pic of the finished product, can you guys guess whats in there?

https://www.dropbox.com/s/ethahrylx2dclrg/IMG_20190827_140306.jpg?dl=0
1x Lasius Niger - early forging stage - 60-100 workers
1x Messor Barbarus - founding stage - <20 workers
1x Camponotus Turkestanus - claustral stage - 1 nanitic + brood
1x Odontoponera Transversa - semi-claustral stage - no eggs

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antnest8
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Location: Detroit, MI

Re: my first habitat

Post: # 63274Post antnest8
Wed Aug 28, 2019 3:26 pm

is it peat moss/coconut fiber with seeds?

LasiusSapien
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Re: my first habitat

Post: # 63275Post LasiusSapien
Wed Aug 28, 2019 3:29 pm

antnest8 wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 3:26 pm
is it peat moss/coconut fiber with seeds?
lol close its coconut fiber, bug grub and super worms :lol:
1x Lasius Niger - early forging stage - 60-100 workers
1x Messor Barbarus - founding stage - <20 workers
1x Camponotus Turkestanus - claustral stage - 1 nanitic + brood
1x Odontoponera Transversa - semi-claustral stage - no eggs

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antnest8
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Re: my first habitat

Post: # 63285Post antnest8
Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:22 pm

wow! well It looks amazing and much nicer than my first habitat did.

LasiusSapien
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Re: my first habitat

Post: # 63291Post LasiusSapien
Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:50 pm

antnest8 wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 4:22 pm
wow! well It looks amazing and much nicer than my first habitat did.

cheers mate i thought it turned out all right better than the wood shaving stuff there in at the pet shop, but i should come clean and say its the first habitat I've made that the final step isn't submerging everything in water :lol:
1x Lasius Niger - early forging stage - 60-100 workers
1x Messor Barbarus - founding stage - <20 workers
1x Camponotus Turkestanus - claustral stage - 1 nanitic + brood
1x Odontoponera Transversa - semi-claustral stage - no eggs

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