Founding type: Semi-claustral
Size: Medium. Queen ~10mm, workers ~8mm
Diet: Feed sugars until workers arrive, then a variety of protein, sugars and seeds
Set-up: Test tube up until 15-30 workers. Then move to small nest and out world.
Spiny ants are some of our favourites here! They are such lovely little ladies and this species is no exception. They are generally quite shy and make a very nice placid colony to raise. This species are black in colour with some orange highlights on their legs.
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