We all know about the amazing abilities of ants. They live in large, interconnected colonies, can lift a weight that is greater than themselves several times and coordinate their actions with incredible accuracy.
But much of what makes ants awesome, can make them formidable foes.
Here are some of the strengths of these insects
Ants are as old as dinosaurs
Ants have survived mass extinction
Ants have conquered almost the whole world
One group of ants won six continents
The total population of ants is much higher than the population of the Earth
Some ants are fairly large
Ants collective intelligence
In some parts of the world, ants make up over a quarter of the biomass of animals
Ants cooperate with other
The ants practice slavery
Ants build many different types of homes. Many ants build simple little mounds out of dirt or sand.
It is estimated that there are about 20,000 different species of ants. For this reason ants have been called Earth's most successful species.
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