Pheidole noda

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48€     –    Queen with 25-50 worker and 1-3 solider
150€   –    Queen with 250-400 worker and 50-100 solider



These Pheidole is very common in the southwestern regions of Japan. They establish smaller colonies then other Pheidole species and nestdisturbance don`t influence the production of soldiers. They are specialist in escaping so you will need a good escapeprevention.
Colonyform:                    Monogyne
Queen:                               7 – 8mm / reddish brown, gaster darker
Worker:                             3 – 4,5mm / head and gaster blackish brown, thorax reddish brown
Soldier:                              4,5mm / blackish brown
Nutrition:                         Honey, insects, and grains (sesame, amaranthus or millet)
Airhumidity:                   Arena: 50 – 70% Nestpart: 50 – 80%
Temperature:                  Arena: 21 – 30°C Nestpart: 24 – 28°C
Hibernation:                    no
Founding:                          claustral (without feeding)
Colonysize:                       up to 3000 workers
For beginners:        ★★★★✩