Messor cf wasmanni mated queen (starter pack)
Give one to a friend or family for Christmas bring them into ant keeping!
Messor wasmanni are a form of European harvesters they have amazing colour variations of workers, some will have red parts of the head and thorax bicolour ant species. the colour variations are highly variable, smaller workers can be almost black where as the major workers will have a mixture of red heads and thorax. They mainly eat seeds which they grind down to make ant bread.
Colonyform: Monogyne (Polymorph workers)
Queen size: 11-16mm/ Black with red spots
Workers size: 4-10mm Black head and gaster and rid thorax (bicolour)
Food: honey water and insects
Founding: clasutral without feeding
Colonysize: 1-10,000 workers
Hibernation: November until end of February at 15°C
You will receive:
1x queen mated queen