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#1 Offline Hikari - Posted May 18 2017 - 12:09 PM

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Hello all! Been getting interested in ant keeping, and depending on things, I hope to have a colony eventually. Ironic, given how we battle the little guys in our house every spring, lol. They are rather fun to watch though. I always used to like watching the big ant hills we had in our backyard as a kid, too. The fact that I got kind of addicted to watching AntsCanada on YouTube didn't help either (or did it? XD ) I figured they'd be a fun pet to keep alongside the two aquariums, basset hound, and corn snake I already have. Not sure what kind of ants I might end up with though...guess it depends on what I catch. I think I may already have a queen, but I'll post that in the ID forum.

Oh, also, Hikari isn't my real name, but I like it as an online handle (been using it for forever now). Always thought it had a nice ring to it. Means "light" in Japanese (took it in high school as a foreign language so I know a little bit).

 

I hope to learn a lot from everyone and look forward to interacting with all of you...if I can keep myself from going into forum lurk mode, lol.


Keeper of one lazy Basset Hound, a stubborn corn snake, several fish and bettas, and four C. pennsylvanicus queens.

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#2 Offline ultraex2 - Posted May 18 2017 - 1:58 PM

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Nice to meet you and glad to welcome another person to the ant keeping community!



#3 Offline Alabama Anter - Posted May 18 2017 - 5:20 PM

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Welcome from the south! Although I can speak a little Japanese, my native tongue is Korean.


Keeper of...

(2) Parakeets
(2) Peppered Corydoras
(4) Neon Tetras
(1) Hermit Crab
(100-300) Mealworms
(1) Tetramorium sp. E
(1) Dormymyrmex bicolor
(1) Dormymyrmex insanus
(1) Solenopsis invicta
(1) Formica fusca
(1) Lasius neoniger
(1) Crematogaster cerasi
(1) Myrmecosystus testacus

#4 Offline antking117 - Posted May 19 2017 - 12:19 AM

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Welcome! Light.. comes from some kind of anime don't remember name.. anyways that's cool you know Japanese! Glad to have you as a part of our ranks!


Edited by antking117, May 19 2017 - 12:26 AM.

Youtube: Holmindustries 117

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