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Latin name: Camponotus sexguttatus
Taxonomy: Subfamily: Formicinae, Tribe: Camponotini
Breeding level: Intermediate
Geographical distribution: Brazil and Guyana
Habitat: tropical forests
Colony form: Monogyne
Queen: Size: 10 mm Color: Head and thorax brown and reddish, Gastre brown with yellowish spots.
Workers: Size: 4 - 5mm Color: Head and thorax brown and reddish, Gastre brown with yellowish spots.
Major: Size 8 - 10mm Color: Head and thorax brown and reddish, Gastre brown with yellowish spots
Male: Size: 6mm Color: Black
Food: Honeydew and insects: such as flies, mealworms, mosquitoes and small locusts; also fruit.
Humidity: Hunting area: 30 - 50% Nest: 50 - 70%
Temperature: Hunting area: 21 - 30 ° C Nest: 24-28 ° C
Type of nest: All types of nests will suit them, plexiglass, tube and reconstituted stone.
Description: Camponotus sexguttatus is a very pretty little Camponotus with good development.
Development: Swarming at different times of the year depending on the origin.
Foundation: Takes place in a cloistered manner (without food) Development: 35 days from egg to worker (depending on temperature).
Size of the colony: Several thousand individuals, the queen can reach the age of 15 years.
79.90 EUR -- Queen 2020 + broods
99.90 EUR -- Queen 2020 + 1 - 3 workers
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