Diacamma rugosum Gamergate with 20-30 workers (17th June dispatch)
In Diacamma species a queen caste does not exist instead all workers emerge from their coccons with a pair of gemmae, only one worker retains her gammae the rest have their gammae mutilated, the worker with her gemmae becomes the gamergate and is known as the mated egg laying worker. They are an relatively easy ant species to keep and they do not grow in large numbers and only raise a small number of brood at one time and they tend to be kept in the jaws of workers until they become workers.
You will receive:
1x Gamergate with 20-30 workers
Food: honey water, micro crickets/crickets/ meal worms etc
Temp: 22-28 degrees Celsius
Humidity: 50-70 percent
All orders are sent tracked with a heat pack and live arrival is guaranteed. (Note we do not ship when temperatures are below zero)