Camponotus nylanderi


Camponotus Nylanderi Breeding Sheet

Camponotus nylanderi is one of the most beautiful Camponotus species in Europe. They have a rather slow development in the first year, then grow rapidly after diapause. They are somewhat sensitive to stress but, overall, are relatively easy to breed. They form small colonies, making them ideal if you have limited space for their care.

General Information:

– Difficulty Level: Moderate
– Geographic Distribution: Southern Europe
– Origin: Spain
– Queen Size: 15mm
– Worker Size: 5-13mm
– Polygyne: No
– Mature Colony Size: Approximately 500 workers

Maintenance Information:

– Humidity: 50-80%
– Temperature: 20-28°C (Ideal at 26°C)
– Diapause: Yes, diapause between 12 and 15°C is required during the winter
Ant Farms: Any ant farm with a humid zone suitable for the colony size will be suitable.
– Food: Sugary liquids, insects

The colonies and queens of Camponotus nylanderi that we sell are all guaranteed 100% to arrive alive, with a healthy brood and a clean test tube.

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Colony size

Queen + 3-6 workers


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