|Nests are usually found underground, such as in
abandoned rodent dens.Colonies form comb-like
nest structures with egg cells each containing several eggs.
Nectar and Pollen.
Golden yellow collar near the head and one on
the abdomen. The queen’s tail is an off white/buff colour
which can sometimes appear orange. The workers have a
white tail with a subtle buff line separating the tail from
the rest of the abdomen. Males have a buff-tinged tail
20 - 22 mm long.
11 - 17 mm long.
14 - 16 mm long.