Camponotus nicobarensis

45€ – Queen with 8-18 workers
Active and very recommend ant species! They show a very fast brood development (approx. +40 workers /month!!) and high range towards climate conditions. Lives in Southern Asia’s savannas, semi-deserts. Polymorph species (has minor, media and major workers) also suitable for beginners. 
Colonyform:                     monogyne, polymorph
Queen:                                15 – 16mm / redbrown to darkred-brown, bulky thorax
Worker:                              6 – 12mm / redbrown to brown
Nutrition:                          honey or sugar and insects
Arena humidity:             30 – 50%
Nest humidity:                50 – 70%

Arena temperature:      21 – 35°C
Nest temperature:         24 – 28°C

Hibernation:                   no
founding:                         claustral (without feeding)
development:                 28 days ( depending on temperature)
colonysize:                   up to  a few 1000 individuals
Queen can live up to 25 years !
For beginners:        ★★★★★

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