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Acromyrmex spec.

  • Acromyrmex spec.
  • Acromyrmex spec.

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Name: Acromyrmex spec.
Propagation: South America
Queen: 10-14mm
Workers: 4-10mm
Food: Fungus, which the ants grow on bramble, raspberry, oak, maple and rosebush leaves.
Air moisture: 80-90% in the fungus tank, remaining tanks to be kept in drier conditions
Temperature: 20-26°C
Hibernation: No
Nest-building: Soil nests
Formicariums: Tank, farm tank
Formicarium size: min. 30x20cm (should soon be switched to 3 tanks Food/Waste/Fungus)
Particularities: Fungus-growing leaf-cutter ant. The chewed leaves serve as the substrate for fungus growth. This is an obligatory symbiosis, as the fungus and ants are unable to survive without one another. As a general rule, we do not provide a guarantee when shipping leaf-cutter ant colonies.