This page presents the stages of creating the laboratory for the ExplorEcolab project.


  • Support
    • Aquarium and white Osaka furniture bought : tank 155 L 61 x 45 x 61 cm, furniture 72 x 45 x 70 cm
    • Plates
  • Climate
    • Programmable misting system Exo Terra MD 8 liters
  • Substratum
    • Soil
    • Sand of organic agriculture


Stages of creating the laboratory

Creation of the ants vivarium :

  • cutting the plastic plates for the creation of the Lasius niger observation vivarium
  • gluing the plate supports.

The plates were glued on two sides of the aquarium allowing the creation of the vivarium and the ants observatory.

  • substrate sterilization step