Language: German English French Italian

Categorie

Filtro


Pheidole pallidula

Aggiunto il: 02/11/2006
Numero articolo: phpa0001
Parole chiave:
Nessuno +

A Pheidole species with soldier caste that is normaly monogyn. Coureageous fighter, who could disperse with soldiers in team-work food-insect and hunt small insects and other animals. The color of this species varies from locality to locality. Mostly brown, also light brown and black, but there are also yellow and red colored variants. Non-temperature-sensitive species that could hibernate in unheated rooms or be well-kept by room temperature.

  • Taxonomy: Subfamily Myrmicinae, Tribe Pheidolini
  • Color: light brown till black
  • SizeWorkers: 1.5 - 3 mm, Soldiers: 4 - 5 mm, Queen: 6 - 7 mm
  • Distribution: South Europe
  • Hibernation: Yes (see description)
  • Nestbuilding: Soild nests and under stones
  • Nutrition: Omnivore (insects, honeywater, some grains)
  • Soild condition: Sand, Loam, Stones
  • Difficulty: easy
  • Specifics: Beside of the brown till black colored pheidole there are also variants with quince-yellow or myrmica-red color.

The yellow and red colored Pheidole is available for limited period only.

add Pheidole pallidula e' stato aggiunto al carrello
error Pheidole pallidula non puo' essere aggiunto al carrello.
Colonia piccola - Al momento non disponibile
Con 10-20 operaie
Colonia - Al momento non disponibile
Contiene almeno 50 - 100 operaie (2015)
Colonia grande - Al momento non disponibile
Con 100 - 200 operaie

Plagiolepis sp.

Aggiunto il: 15/05/2009
Numero articolo: plsp0001
Parole chiave:
Nessuno +

Plagiolepis is one of the smallest European ants species. It can be found in warm and dry habitats.

  • Taxonomy: Formicinae
  • Distribution: South Europe
  • Farbe: shinny brown-black
  • Size: 1 - 1.5 mm
  • Characteristics: Major- and Minor workers
  • Nutrition: Honey- or sugar water and insects and other small animals
  • Temperatur: hot
  • Humidity: dry
  • Hibernation: Yes
  • Nest building: In soil, under stones
  • Soil condition: stony soil
add Plagiolepis sp. e' stato aggiunto al carrello
error Plagiolepis sp. non puo' essere aggiunto al carrello.
Colonia - Al momento non disponibile
Con almeno 50 operaie

Polyergus rufescens

Aggiunto il: 02/11/2006
Numero articolo: poru0001
Parole chiave:
Nessuno +

Polyergus rufescens are slave-robber ants which are totaly dependent on their helping ants (slaves) like Formica cunicularia, Formica rufibarbis or Formica fusca. They dependent on feed by their helping ants and they don't participate in any nest building activities. They will get active on slaves robbery only where they robber brood of their helping ants. It is a very fortified ants species with large saber shaped mandibles.

  • Taxonomy: Subfamily Formicinae
  • Distribution: Europe
  • Characteristics: Monomorph
  • Color: rot
  • Nest-building: Analog to the nest building of the helping ants (sunny, warm places)
  • Hibernation: Yes
  • Nutrition: Honeywater, insects
  • Soil conditions: Stoney, sandy (dry)
  • Planting: not necessary
  • Level: medium

Important: Please provide only brood of Formica fusca in future. Otherwiese there could be trouble if brood of Formica fuscsa is offered as helper ants.

Note: This colony originates from an non-german ants breeder (certified) and is not taken from nature. This species is endangered in Germany and shouldn't be taken from nature.

add Polyergus rufescens e' stato aggiunto al carrello
error Polyergus rufescens non puo' essere aggiunto al carrello.
Colonia - Al momento non disponibile
With Polyergus workers and helper ants ( Formica fusca).
Colonia - Al momento non disponibile
With Polyergus workers and helper ants ( Formica fusca).

RENDERING: 102 ms, LOADING: ? ms