Tetraponera rufonigra

Tetraponera rufonigra


Colony contains 1 Queen and 40-50 Workers Plus brood.

The Arboreal Tree Ant. This species is very interesting since they nest within trees, which offers some intersting options when it comes to making their setup. They are best kept inside of a natural terrraium with plenty of branches to climb. However they can also be kept in artifical nests such as ytong and test tubes - though these ants do prefer drier conditions so provides both moist and dry areas. They eat proteins and sugars such as crickets and fruit/sugar water,

WARNING! This species delivers a very painful sting which can be potentially dangerous. Buy at your own risk. Advanced keepers only.

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