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Species: Odontomachus erythrocephalus

 

Breeding difficulty: Easy

 

Castes: No

 

Size :

Queen: 11-12 millimeters

Workers: 9-10 millimeters

Type of foundation: Independent semi-claustral

 

Harvest location: Costa Rica

 

Number of gynes: Monogyne

 

Rearing temperatures: 26-28 degrees

 

Rearing humidity: 70-80%

 

Food: Insects

 

Hibernation: No

 

Type of colony: Resinated plaster, cellular concrete, reconstituted stone, terrarium

 

Description: Odontomachus erythrocephalus is a species called trap jaws ant in English. Its mandibles have numerous sensory hairs on their internal surfaces which when stimulated cause the mandibles to close.

Odontomachus erythrocephalus

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