A beautiful slender species from the tropical rainforests of Asia. They are tree dwelling species with a very cleverly developed face, the term gate keeper ant is used as they will use there face to block off the nest from predators. They prefer humidity of 80% and temperatures of 28c which replicate a tropical rainforest. The queens vary from 10-12mm long and have a beautiful golden shimmer. Workers are polymorphic and are similarly coloured.