lasius flavus Queen

lasius flavus Queen

Lasius flavus yellow meadow ant Queen


 This species is perfect for beginners.

Lasius flavus is a ground dwelling species which will spend most of its time undergrounddepending on the colony size often a outworld is not required.


Lasius flavus will often accept multiple queens at founding stage but once the colony becomes bigger in size more often they will kill the other queens to gain dominance.

Queen life span - 18-22 years

Colony size -10,000 workers

Temperatures - 18-25

Queen size 8mm

Workers 2-4mm

Native to the UK