Mainly found in Europe, these ants do not make large colonies, they prefer to stay in the shadows only venturing into open space rarely to feed.
Humidity requirements: 50 – 60%
Temperature requirements: 22 – 27 °C
Nutrition: Sugars from honey or sugar water. Protein from insect sources such as Waxworms, Mealworms or Dubia Roaches.
Queen size: 10–11 mm • Worker size: 5–10 mm
Monogyne/polygyne: Monogyne (One Queen per colony)