A tutorial on how to remove cotton from old test tubes used to house your queens and starting colonies, because we know you all have had this problem at one point or another! Visit www.AntsCanada.com for all your ant goodies and all original formicaria for the loving care of your pet ants! Join us at THE ULTIMATE ANTS & MYRMECOLOGY Facebook Group and connect to serious Ant Keepers from around the world www.facebook.com
In this video you will find the eclosing(hatching of a worker) of a worker and a tour through one of my larger Carpenter ant colonies. I show each chamber and explain a bit about the colony and the chambers along the way.
Scout, worker, nurse and a female carpenter ants are filmed close up as they relocate a nest following heavy rain storms in Southeast region of the United States. Carpenter ants will many times get inside homes during this exodus and can cause damage if left untreated.