Acrylic 30x20 Ant Farm
A very solid ant farm made out of acrylic. The transparency of this product is sublime and the finish of top quality.
The farm is perfectly suited for small and medium-sized colonies of species like Lasius, Myrmica, Pheidole, Messor and Formica.
These ant farms are equipped with a foam part, which holds the nest about 1 to 2 weeks moist. To moisten the nest, you can make the foam wet by using the included pipette. It absorbs and disperses moisture without the risk of flooding the rooms and corridors. The foam must remain moist so that the ants can nestle well in the farm.
This system of water supply is unique and handy. Even the cleaning of this complete ant farm is possible. It is easy to unscrew the acrylic farm and rinse with water. So you can always reuse it.
The nest is easy to expand with the opening of 8 mm on the outside. With hoses can be connected to other lodgings.
Mostly all ant colonies are save to keep in this ant farm. Above you can add a colony for a discounted price.
The diet of ant colonies may vary. Most common ants like Lasius niger and Messor barbarus have a diet consisting sugarwater, honeydew and fruit flies. The diet of a Messor colony will also be supplemented with seeds. Choose your nutrition set above.
Thickness: 1 cm
Number of connections: 2 (8mm over the arena)
Number of rooms: 14
Number of ants: accommodate up to 500 ants for most species
Humidification system using foam
Hunting area arena, outdoor area included: Yes
Humidity duration nest: 1-2 weeks, depending on the number of ants and the ambient temperature.
Number of connections: 2 (8mm)
Accessibility: from nest section through corridor and opening
Closure: by means of lid
What is included in the package?
– The acryl antfarm 30x20,
– a shot piece of connection tube,