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.
These lovely spiky Polyrhachis queens are a beautiful black colour with lighter orange coloured legs. They are quite shy and generally nocturnal and make a very nice placid colony to raise.
No Sales to WA, Tas or USA due to import laws