Tri Coloured Jumper Bull Ant / Myrmecia swalei Colony
Often found in coastal areas in sandy nests ,this beautiful jack jumper bull ant is found in Western Australia and some parts of South Australia.
Caution must be taken while handling these ants as they do poses a painful sting.
Ant keepers tend to have more success when keeping this species in a natural sand/dirt nest, allowing the queen to dig her own founding chamber.
Unavailable for Western Australia or Tasmania.