Camponotus dolendus

not available right now – instead: Polyrhachis dives (weaver ant)
Lives in tropical rain-forests in South Asia.
Colonyform:                   monogyne
Queen:                              11 – 15mm / black with a silky shimmer, bulky
Worker:                            6 – 9mm / black with a silky shimmer
Nutrition:                        honey and insects
Airhumidity:                   Arena: 30 – 50% Nestpart: 50 – 70%
Temperature:                 Arena: 21 – 35°C Nestpart: 24 – 28°C
Hibernation:                   no
colonysize:                      up to a few 1.000 Individuals
For beginners:        ★★★★★