Ant Larvae

Ant larvae

Are you aware of the social activities of ants and their capacity to thrive in a wide range of habitats? These characteristics are indeed the main reasons why ants are among the most widespread and widely known insects on our planet.  Like most other animal communities, one of the main factors influencing the widespread existence … Read more

Ant Life Cycle

Ant Life Cycle

Do you want to discover some significant details about the ant life cycle? Ants are fascinating creatures in many aspects, from the egg stage to adulthood. According to National Geographic, there are more than 10,000 different species of ants. Believe it or not, they can make up to half of all the insects present in … Read more

Ant Eggs – How They’re Formed & How to Identify

Ant Eggs

Ants are very interesting insects that belong to the family of Formicidae. There are more than 22, 000 species of ant discovered today, and they are one of the most numerous insects in the world. Ants lay eggs for reproduction. However, this is a pretty complicated process, and the ant eggs also come with unique … Read more

How Many Ants Are In The World?

How Many Ants Are In The World

Ants are fascinating creatures that can be found anywhere. Those little eusocial insects belong to the family of Formicidae and are closely related to bees and wasps. Those little creatures have excellent survival skills and can even last for weeks without eating or consuming water.  We’ve all come across ant colonies or seen them line … Read more

Argentine Ants

Argentine Ants

Scientific Classification Kingdom:   Animalia Phylum:     Arthropoda Class:       Insecta Order:        Hymenoptera Family:     Formicidae Subfamily:  Dolichoderinae Tribe:        Dolichoderini Genus:        Linepithema Species:        L. Humile Binomial name:        Linepithema humile You find the Argentine ants, Linepithema Humile (formerly known as Iridomyrmex Humilis), living mainly in northern Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay, and southern Brazil. This invasive … Read more