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Species: Messor bouvieri 


Breeding difficulty: Easy


Castes : Yes


Size :

Queen: 11-12 millimeters

Workers: 3-5 millimeters

Majors: 6-9 millimeters


Foundation type: Independent claustrum


Harvesting area: Germany 


Number of gynes: Monogyne


Growing temperatures: 26-28 degrees


Rearing humidity: 60-70


Food: Seeds and insects


Hibernation: Yes, 3 months at approx. 15°C


Nest type: Resin plaster, terrarium, reconstituted stone, cellular concrete


Description: Messor bouvieri is a species of harvester ant, consuming mainly seeds. They are completely black.

Messor bouvieri

PriceFrom €15.00
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