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Dspdrew's Subterranean Termites Journal (Discontinued)

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#101 Offline dspdrew - Posted October 6 2017 - 2:09 AM

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Update 10-6-2017
 
I had one colony left that was still doing okay, but it's dead now after something in the air killed them and a bunch of my ants a few days ago.



#102 Offline dspdrew - Posted October 21 2017 - 7:43 PM

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This was one of their tubes just before the colony died.

 

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Here they almost chewed themselves a flood.

 

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#103 Offline T.C. - Posted October 22 2017 - 9:15 AM

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I have seen that's quite common. Loops did that too, only his went all the way through. They all survived though.



#104 Offline YsTheAnt - Posted November 5 2017 - 8:01 PM

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Are these worth keeping as feeders? I caught around five or ten pairs of them, not sure if I should keep one, since my friend wants em.

#105 Offline dspdrew - Posted November 5 2017 - 11:18 PM

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No. It takes a very long time to get a colony large enough to be able to feed any of them to your pets.







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