• Humidity requirements: 60–80%
• Temperature requirements: 21–28 °C
• Hibernation: None
• Suggested housing: Wakooshi Ant Farm Modules, Acrylic, Ytong, soil.
• Nutrition: Sugars from honey or sugar water. Protein from insect sources such as fruit flies
• Colony size: 3,000~
• Queen size: 8 mm
• Worker size: 2–6 mm
• Monogyne/polygyne: Polygyne (Multiple Queens per colony)
Looks similar to Lasius niger. The workers are polymorphic, so there are minor and major workers.