Keep your ant journals in here
Neivamyrmex nigrescens is an endemic Ecitonini here in Eastern Tennessee [along foot hills of Smoky Mountains]. Most ant keepers have said impossible to keep. I do not deny it is a challenge, but not impossible. This journal therefore is my attempt to show my success and failures with the species. I hope it is a learning experience not only for myself but to others like you.
2 batches of eggs above pupae

After ABing for about 10 days couldnt hold it anym[…]

I appreciate this is a quiet time for most ant kee[…]

Ytong nest with messor ants

I have had my messors barbarus expand their own ne[…]