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    Carebara diversa also known Asian Marauder or Asian Army ants. They are a very aggressive species of ants, and attack everything within their path, they are protein hungry species and require seed and insect-based protein, during the drier season 50 percent of their diet consists of seeds.

    Good escape prevention is needed once the colony grows bigger, food after it has been eaten to prevent should be removed asap within 24 hours to prevent mites once the ants are in an enclosure.


    Keeping difficulty: Medium (kept at least 2 exotic species of ants)

    Colony form: Polygyne up to 16 queens

    Queen size: 20-25mm Chesnutt brown or black

    Worker’s size: 2-4mm Brown/black

    Soldier Size:9.5-15mm

    Food: honey water and insects

    Temp: 24-28°C

    Humidity: 50-70%

    Founding: clasutral without feeding

    Colony size: 100-20000 workers

    Hibernation: No (They would benefit from 6-week diapause from October to March)


    Live arrival guarantee:

    We guarantee the live arrival of your Queen they come well packed in our jiffy bags which have two-sided padding as well as an additional layer of bubble wrap around our test tubes. We are the only company in the United Kingdom to offer our live arrival guarantee of your queen as well as an additional 14 days guarantee if the colony if kept in the original test tube for all our European species. Why do we do this? We are confident with our colony’s health and our packaging process as well as our care guides, we also believe in our customers and making sure they have a good ant keeping experience.


    Live arrival guarantee we ensure the live arrival of the queen only upon delivery contact us within 24 hours of receiving the Queen dead on arrival with a picture of the dead queen and the original workers. DO NOT TRANSFER THE DEAD QUEEN OR WORKERS TO A NEST AS THIS VOIDS YOUR WARRNTY. For our additional 14-day guarantee for European species the Queen and workers must be kept in the original test tube sealed with the cotton and care sheet instructions followed if you want to keep this additional guarantee do not transfer to a nest or your warranty is VOIDED (we recommend you keep the 14-day warranty).


    We have no control over the environment outside the test tube and have no influence in the conditions the responsibility once placed outside the test tube within the 14-day period the responsibility is with the buyer. 9 times out of 10 colonies die in the nest due to lack of water access, food, temperature, oxygen or stress due to vibrations or exposure to excess light. If your colony does fail inside a nest contact us, we can advise what went wrong but it is up to you to buy another ant colony, you will succeed but sometimes it does not work the first time. Research is key to success with ant keeping and follow our guides.

    Carebara diversa

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