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Introducing the Camponotus Cruentatus, one of the largest ant species in Europe! The queen ant is incredibly sturdy and the workers will only attack if their nest is disturbed. They have strong mandibles and an acid gland to defend themselves. The Camponotus Cruentatus mates during warm days in May/June and begins founding colonies claustral, without any feeding. With the potential to grow up to 10,000 individuals, this ant species is a fascinating addition to any ant collection.

 

 

An article you must read before you step into ant keeping:

How to look after a Lasius ants (Ant Farm at home)?

 

Please download the Ants' Care Sheet HERE

 

Guarantee: The queen is guaranteed to be alive on arrival.

 

 

 

 

Camponotus Cruentatus

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