Starting a New Ant Colony | Birth of the Carpenter Ants

3 apr 2021
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Birth of the CARPENTER ANTS: After the beautiful rise to glory of my fire ant colony, the Phoenix Empire, I sought out a brand new starting carpenter ant colony to begin a new story of ant wonder. In this episode we meet our young carpenter ant queen and her brood, and have a look at all the unique jobs already taking place within the colony's test tube setup. The footage captured in this video is truly cute, eye-opening, and magical all at once. Hope you enjoy the humble beginnings of an ant colony, as we welcome them to our growing Antiverse. Ant love forever! This video was shot in 4K Ultra HD resolution. #CarpenterAnts​ #QueenAnt​ #AntColony
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  • The next episode is here: 🐜🐜🐜 Go vote for their official name now! Ant love forever!

    AntsCanadaAntsCanada9 giorni fa
    • Hey I’ve been watching a lot of your videos and I’m thinking of starting my own ant farm you inspired me I’m gonna need one of your many aunt farms please

      Cecilee AshbyCecilee Ashby23 ore fa
    • Remember this episode?

      BowinkleBowinkle3 giorni fa
    • I am soo happy I have be soooo lost

      M kM k3 giorni fa
    • The white death is lame

      Bradley GodbeeBradley Godbee3 giorni fa
    • I just noticed the white thing on one of their heads from your recent post :/

      BowinkleBowinkle6 giorni fa
  • The "face-hugger" mite, from the next couple of videos, is completely visible at 6:17. Also at 6:06, top left corner of the screen, is that another one?

    Juan HerreraJuan Herrera14 ore fa
  • Don't buy from the antscanada shop it's a rip off

    BRS ProductionsBRS Productions20 ore fa
  • Queen name: goldilocks

    Slany pirateSlany pirate20 ore fa
  • Isabella

    Henrila de BrumHenrila de Brum23 ore fa
  • I love your videos it’s me Carson I’m your biggest fan

    Cecilee AshbyCecilee Ashby23 ore fa
  • WoodChomperz

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  • I know what you should name your carpenter ants capenters

    Raju ChattriRaju ChattriGiorno fa
  • Omg how do you get that much ants

    Raju ChattriRaju ChattriGiorno fa
  • What are those cotton like thing? Are does cotton or what? And btw i have an idea of the name of your Carpenter ant colony, i call it the "HEAVENLY WOODS", since they are the friendliest ant in the world and they live on a wood.

    Ram the Stick animatorRam the Stick animatorGiorno fa
  • NAME: The legendaries

    Cai Er LiuCai Er LiuGiorno fa
  • Can i have some ant house

    Angelo fred EndencioAngelo fred EndencioGiorno fa
  • Lave qwen

    Delores TerblancheDelores Terblanche2 giorni fa
  • What should I do if I can’t find any queens

    Cato EichCato Eich2 giorni fa
  • This brings back memories

    jaydon brennemanjaydon brenneman2 giorni fa
  • The lengends

    Angeline KieranaAngeline Kierana2 giorni fa
  • Name her Karen Anne

    DMTriousDMTrious2 giorni fa
  • 🐜🐜🐜I want to know what type of chamber do you recommend for a new person like me or also called a noob and keeping because I’m just starting and I just wanna know ahead of time what type of trainer do you recommend for regular black ants like Ballack ants I mean I’m not sure and I want to make sure I keep the best care of them so please tell me thank you🐜🐜🐜

    nicole bnicole b2 giorni fa
  • I was an ant keepers back then when i was in college. Due to changes in hobbies and lifestyle, i quitted ant keeping. Today, this video rejuvenate my ant keeping hobby again by ALOT. Carpenter Ants are my very first species i kept. I just can't wait to catch queen ants again. Thank you for this special video. I'm from Singapore btw.

    piconicopiconico3 giorni fa
  • I’m a little sad we didn’t get to see the birth of the nanitics and the first majors

    EagleLord117EagleLord1173 giorni fa
  • I recently caught a young wild camponotus Castaneus colony. This morning I caught them killing one of their workers do you know why or have any theories?

    Mango playsMango plays3 giorni fa
  • they should be the snappers because they snapped the termites necks as soon as they were born

    Imperial BladeImperial Blade3 giorni fa
  • I love ants!!!!!!!!!

    M kM k3 giorni fa
  • U should name them the Shooting Stars

    9utmsٴٴ9utmsٴٴ3 giorni fa
  • A replete stores food for ants

    Fnaf or Stickman GamingFnaf or Stickman Gaming3 giorni fa
  • Hi micky bostos

    Angelus Jhael MendozaAngelus Jhael Mendoza3 giorni fa
  • The white death

    Bradley GodbeeBradley Godbee3 giorni fa
  • Queen: Josephine

    Br.JBr.J3 giorni fa
  • Imagine they all got out

    ComicGDComicGD3 giorni fa
  • Debbie Fly

    Cameron VoitukCameron Voituk3 giorni fa
  • I only know fire ant size and man they are big

    maliqe10maliqe103 giorni fa
  • CarpANters.

    Trace AntonacciTrace Antonacci3 giorni fa
  • Snake 🐍

  • The carp-ANT-ers

    Samuel WoloskySamuel Wolosky4 giorni fa
  • Name: The Gold Mine I don’t really have a name for the queen but pleas pick the coloni name

    Tomaz The FamazTomaz The Famaz4 giorni fa
  • How did he not see the face huggers in this video? I just came back from newer videos and I definitely see them... 😬 I sure hope they are not bad mites.

    Jo-Ann GeermanJo-Ann Geerman4 giorni fa
  • Name the colony "the woodland guardians" and the queen "galadriel"

    Navtej GorayaNavtej Goraya4 giorni fa
  • I saw a littel bug watch out

  • A replete is basically a food storage for other ants, so when the rest of the ants are hungry they get feed by the repletes once the repletes are full

    Legit GamerLegit Gamer4 giorni fa
  • Holdup. In the middle of this video I opened a new tab to search for nuptial flights in the UK, and the results literally said to search AntsCanada.

    Harry WelchHarry Welch4 giorni fa
  • wooden empire

    Nick AndrewNick Andrew4 giorni fa
  • The lumberjacks is a good one

    Triston SieunarineTriston Sieunarine5 giorni fa
  • Name the quine carpet quine

    r rbr rb5 giorni fa
  • I'm in new jersey and recently started to like watching ant videos. I really want to start my own colony and have watched a bunch of videos on starting a new colony, catching queens, taking care of them, etc. However I can't seem to figure out where to find a queen ant; i've been looking on the sidewalk and my driveway but can't find any queens, is there anywhere else i should look? also I'm pretty sure the most common species where i'm from is carpenter ants and like you said in the video, they're starting their nuptial flights around now.

    Sarah MSarah M5 giorni fa
  • In Canada can you lower your price I really want a fine I've been looking for a creative forever that I didn't find one can you give me a Queenit

    Revelation's Awesome Skits and GamingRevelation's Awesome Skits and Gaming5 giorni fa
  • Why are the workers yellow?

    M3LANAT3DM3LANAT3D5 giorni fa
  • A replete is an ant that stores food in it's social stomach to feed the rest of the ants

    Kimberly LewisKimberly Lewis5 giorni fa
  • "Oh, there's totally plenty of space!" Ants start eating their way out...

    Kyle ZiggyKyle Ziggy5 giorni fa
  • 10:27 yo can see an ant with the mysterious mite on it. Oh no! You can also see it at 11:52 and 12:59.

    Michael LewisMichael Lewis6 giorni fa
  • Im gonna miss the phoenix empire.

    Martin CvetelinovMartin Cvetelinov6 giorni fa
  • Let's hope it grows some more

    Ahmed AlwashAhmed Alwash6 giorni fa
  • Oooooh

    Tyler NorrieTyler Norrie6 giorni fa
  • Ants name: The nature kings: quuen name: The woodquuen: Ant colony: The nature kingdom

    Akira OsorioAkira Osorio6 giorni fa
  • Do you know where to get western black carpenter ants from?? 🤔

    Tavian DozierTavian Dozier6 giorni fa
  • The Smart Ones Name Lady Fortnite That was a joke don't bother Queen Name

    Christopher Emman C. CruzChristopher Emman C. Cruz6 giorni fa
  • im eating and im at the p00p part TmT

    Lolithe lolipopLolithe lolipop6 giorni fa
  • Colony name: White Woodland Ants Queen name: Queen Golden White Wood Soldiers or workers Name: WhiteBone Ant

    putri anggraeniputri anggraeni6 giorni fa
  • I love ants. It feels like I'm watching all of humanity in a nutshell. Except I choose weather they live or die😈😈😈😈 So what if I get bullied irl i have power here. *sniff*

    Jonathan ,Joseph, Jotaro, Josuke, Giorno, JolyneJonathan ,Joseph, Jotaro, Josuke, Giorno, Jolyne6 giorni fa
  • what happens when an ant dies in there tho? how do the get rid of it, eat it?

    Mary WilsonMary Wilson6 giorni fa
  • i for gut da ant Quin to grab deam

    Van khelev BadioVan khelev Badio7 giorni fa
  • The Wood Colony

    Barry SaxtonBarry Saxton7 giorni fa
  • I stop watching for a few years and he has over 4 millions subs,a new house only for ants,he discovers a new ant species,he is moving from city to jungle and now I still don't know if he's asian or where he lives and how he actually records all this stuff and what mic he uses to get such good sounds

    Avish 1Avish 17 giorni fa
  • Im here thanks to Eckosoldier

    Sithmin KodikaraSithmin Kodikara7 giorni fa
  • good job ime so fasanaded

    Stacie G Smith GauseStacie G Smith Gause7 giorni fa
  • love it

    Stacie G Smith GauseStacie G Smith Gause7 giorni fa
  • A ant that Tends to the eggs

    Lindsay ZierckeLindsay Ziercke7 giorni fa
  • The honeybees

    Lindsay ZierckeLindsay Ziercke7 giorni fa
  • 10:27 DAFUQ this ant got on her head? O.o

    TakuTaku7 giorni fa
  • The Lumberjackas!

    Vidar HoltetVidar Holtet7 giorni fa
  • Do a collab with exotics liar

    Anna HinlyAnna Hinly7 giorni fa
  • just got a camponuatotus colony sand farm red carpenters

    Teresa RosarioTeresa Rosario7 giorni fa
  • The golden warriors

    MOOSHEDMOOSHED8 giorni fa
  • This series will help me since, I am starting a Florida Carpenter ant colony.

    Stuff I upload _Stuff I upload _8 giorni fa
  • Tree cutters

    Running BuffaloRunning Buffalo8 giorni fa
  • Name :gold eater, because heve this color it is so cool,ader name cool he be tree goold ,somefing whit gold

    Victor HendresVictor Hendres8 giorni fa
  • I've got a name suggestion for the queen "Kerrigan". The name I'm suggesting is from Starcraft II and "Kerrigan" is the Queen of Blades (Queen of the Zerg Race). The second you said "Brood" it popped into my mind. Just thought it'd be a cool name.

    Jayden SnowdenJayden Snowden8 giorni fa
  • What's in other half test tube...?


    Rajendra PatelRajendra Patel8 giorni fa
  • Press 🐜 to pay respect

    Kai BurtenshawKai Burtenshaw8 giorni fa
  • You should name them "The United Antdom", and the queen "Her Majesty" because ants with their queen and colony ideology fit really well with a UK/England theme. If not, then as someone else commented, name them the Legionnaires because the Romans were famously good architects.

    Flying DutchmanFlying Dutchman8 giorni fa
  • South east Asia?

    Swee York KyuSwee York Kyu8 giorni fa
  • Suggested name of mine Queen: Euphoria Colony: The Builders

    Jeiko IslananJeiko Islanan8 giorni fa
  • Human babies have a meconium poop when they’re born too. Sometimes babies even pass that first poop while they’re still in the birthing chamber and they come out covered in it.

    Luke GrayLuke Gray8 giorni fa
  • Wooooooow! Ants

    Animal ChannelAnimal Channel8 giorni fa
  • Name bog bears, I already have a final home suggestion, a swamp with small trees open at the top and big enough to fit two test tubes standing on top of each other

    Gacha GodGacha God9 giorni fa
  • I've always had such a passion to keep ants, but i haven't found a queen ant💔

    Willow LambertWillow Lambert9 giorni fa
  • name:antslegens

    Jahquain ForbesJahquain Forbes9 giorni fa
  • 3:22 BRO MITES

    Agnieszka KlupschAgnieszka Klupsch9 giorni fa
  • i think i stepped on my son

    Isaiah Caleb GermanIsaiah Caleb German9 giorni fa
  • Name The legionnaiers

  • Its been a while since I've seen this channel. Glad to be back 🙂

    MrMyceliumMrMycelium9 giorni fa
  • What is the thing attached under the neck of the ant at 10:26?

    Alex HaydenAlex Hayden10 giorni fa
  • Human babies actually do the meconium poop thing. They don't poo while in utero, instead it comes out as a tarry black poo the first day or so of life. Parents in the gallery know the diaper change in talking about. It's actually very dangerous for babies to poo in the fluid before birth because it can cause many breathing problems

    Heather ChaseHeather Chase10 giorni fa
  • can you make a messer barbarus cololny pls

    seark Winterseark Winter10 giorni fa
  • Man can you stop with the sirens and "We've made a BREAKTHROUGH and discovery!!!" I get that it's interesting and fun to discover new things but this seems to be click-baiting your subscribers into watching your videos till the end for more watch time and ads. If anyone disagrees with me, I am open to feedback.

    Fearless PigsFearless Pigs10 giorni fa
  • i love ants

    Corbenius MaximusCorbenius Maximus10 giorni fa
  • Super carpenters

    Cody StackCody Stack10 giorni fa
  • Do every ant species has all five stages of life - egg, larva, cocon, pupa, adult?

    Ondrej PetríkOndrej Petrík10 giorni fa
  • Call the queen roy (rick and morty)

    Timo BrandtTimo Brandt10 giorni fa
  • yay!!!!!!!!!!

    Nightblood FireNightblood Fire10 giorni fa