Messor barbarus are known throughout Europe found in warmer climates and are the a great beginer species for ant keepers they grow well and very stress resitant. Queens can live for 10 plus years and have 5000-10000 workers in a colony.
You will get a pipette for watering and seeds for feeding your colony as well as the Messor barbarus with eggs and brood and workers will also have a care guide which will be emailed links with every purchase. These are great for educational purposes teaching kids about the world around them in terms of nature and adults. There are many ant hobbiest and its a great opportunity to have something better than any plastic toy and they can last so much longer!
The reviews speak for themselves :) Postage is free to the UK
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