Tetramorium caespitum queen with eggs and brood and workers
Tetramorium caespitum are fairly urban ants in terms of they are well adapted to an urban environment. They are a great starter species and can have up to 10,000 workers. They are fairly aggressive hunters and use their sheer numbers to bring down their prey. A great colony to watch grow! The ultimate pavement ants!
1 x Queen with eggs/brood
1x protein shake
1x care sheet download from our caresheet page on site
Queen size: 6 - 8mm Colour: brown- black
Workers size: 2 - 4mm Colour: brown- black
Food: honey water and insects
Founding: clasutral without feeding
Colonysize: 1-10,000 workers
Hibernation: November until end of February at 15°
If ant Queens die during transportation a replacement will be sent free, photographic evidence required
An excellent hobby watch how the colony grows and works to expand and feed the mighty queen, they will share all their secrets with you, Enjoy!