Solenopsis fugax 2 queens 5 to 15 workers
Distribution : South-Europe
Queen size: 6-6.5 mm
Worker size: 1.5-3 mm
Hybernation: november-february in 15 degrees
Growth rate: 1.5/5
Temperature: 20-28 degrees
Optimal temperature: 24-26 degrees
Recommended nest type: ytong
Diet: insects,sugarwater,honey etc..
Solenopsis fugax is a species from the subfamily Myrmicinae, they are small yellow ants also called thief ants. These little ants can also sting, this is of course not dangerous but only gives a little bit of a burning sensation.