- Nest Capacity
The Log Nest – Small is designed based off of the founding chambers of Camponotus sp. queens and small colonies. However, it can also be used with many other genera. The nest’s tall inside height (15mm) and wide open space (35mm) allows queens with plenty of room to move around and decide where they want to found within the nest. The nest entrance fits 3/8 inch inner diameter vinyl tubing. The nest dimenstions are 2.4″ by 1.6″.
To wash nest, disassemble and hand wash in hot water. Let dry, and reassemble.
- - Small Buckeye Myrmecology Log Nest x 1
- - 16mm Test Tubes x 5
- - Clip-on macro lens x 1
- - Steel-tipped Tweezers x 1
- - byFormica Liquid Feeder micro x 2
- - byFormica Liquid Feeder mini (5ml) x 1 + (2 ml) x 1
- - 3ml Pipette x 1
- - Fluon 10ml x 1
This product is from Canada Ant Colony. The full catalogue, including all variants, can be found at https://canada-ant-colony.com
These are estimates as to the full number of ants that can be placed in the nest. The stated values are the BARE MINIMUM. It is recommended to add more workers than the minimum, ideally at least double or triple the quantity.
30 - 900 workers
20 - 300 workers
10 - 100 workers