Founding type: Claustral
Size: Medium. Queen ~1cm, workers ~5mm
Diet: Do not require feeding until workers arrive. Feed a mix of small protein and sugars.
Set-up: Test tube up until 15-30 workers. Then move to small nest and outworld.
Adaptable and abundant, these ants are great for beginners! A little larger in size than some other beginner species and unable to climb smooth surfaces. They are generally fairly placid and easy to care for. This species also spins cocoons which can make them particularly interesting to raise!
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