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Species: Polyrhachis armata


Breeding difficulty: Easy


Castes: No


Size :

Queen: 14-16 millimeters

Workers: 8-12 millimeters

Type of foundation: Non-claustral independent


Harvest location: Thailand


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: The genus Polyrhachis, although small, has more than 700 species recognizable by growths, “spikes” on the thorax more or less developed depending on the species. Polyrhachis armata is large and matt black.

Polyrhachis armata

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