Camponotus habereri is an Asian ant species featuring rust-red and brown colouration. A fantastic species to keep with beautiful variations in colour and the workers inherit the colours of the Queen. Camponotus habereri is a very easy to keep ant species, able to be kept in almost any formicarium. This species has the benefit of growing much quicker than most Camponotus species.
Description of Queen:14-16mm Long, rust-red head and thorax, black-light-brown stripes along gaster, black/brown legs
Description of Workers:åÊ8-12mm Long, rust-red head and thorax, black-light-brown stripes along gaster, black/brown legs
Rearing Difficulty (1=Beginner, 5=Expert): åÊ2 (Requires control of temperature)
Temperature:åÊ24-28å¡C in the arena and nest with an overnight arena temperature ofåÊ~åÊ22-25å¡C
Feeding:åÊInsects, honey water
Feeding Note:åÊConsume almost any form of protein.
Nest Suitability: Ytong / Acrylic / Glass / Soil / Plaster
Minimum Tube / Connector Diameter: 9mm