Strongylognathus testaceus + Tetramorium caespitum
Strongylognathus testaceus is a very rare, valuable ant among Polish species, rarely found due to its secretive lifestyle. The queens of Strongylognathus testaceus + Tetramorium caespitum tolerate each other and lay offspring together – they practice Inquisition. Sickle workers are not able to work in the nest. They are characterized by sickle-shaped mandibles.
Strongylognathus testaceus + Tetramorium caespitum swarm 2023 with 15-40 workers and brood.
Species name: Strongylognathus testaceus
Maintenance level: Easy
Queen: Size: 3-4mm
Worker: Size: 2 – 3 mm
Nutrition: Insects (fruit flies, crickets, cockroaches, etc.) and honey and fruit
Humidity: Arena: 40 – 50% Nest: 50 – 60%
Temperature: Arena: 20 – 26 ° C Socket: 22 – 24 ° C