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An army ant sting is very poisonous and they have been known to

An army ant sting is very poisonous and they have been known to


An Army Ant sting is very poisonous, and they have been known to kill chickens and some larger animals. The soldiers, like this one, are larger than other ...

Bulldog jumper ant stings a human

Army Ant - Eciton hamatum. The picture to the right ...

Intentional bite: One of our most aggressive carpenter ants, the Florida carpenter ant (Camponotus floridanus) doesn't hold back when defending the nest.

Red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta) close up.

Tank army ants – Nomamyrmex esenbeckii. Nomamyrmex is a spectacular insect and the most ...

Eciton burchellii is the classic Amazonian army ant famous for massive predatory swarm raids. Like all army ants, this species is nomadic.

Unusual Facts About Bulldog Ants

Intentional simultaneous bite and sting: A more elaborate version of what the preceding fire ant's grip-and-sting technique, but Eciton army ant mandibles ...

Army Ant Close Up

The 'sting-o-meter' that tells you which insects are best avoided (developed by a researcher who was fed up of getting stung) | Daily Mail Online

Army Ant

Solenopsis xyloni. The southern fire ant is known for its painful sting.

Ant Venoms | The Infamous Bullet Ant (Subfamily Paraponerinae): Paraponera clavata

Spot the beetle (it's on the top)

Velvet ants bristle with weapons and are almost invincible

A serious hard case, giant ants from Australia

Fire ant (Solenopsis invicta) sting up close.

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Trail Of Army Ants. The first time I ...

I'm not walking in the garden without shoes again. Today I saw a Cow Killer as I weeded in my bare feet. I called for mister gardener to quickly bring me my ...

Ants tearing their prey apart on the ground.

Here's what Wikipedia says about the sting:

Fire ants are aggressive little creatures that seem to get a kick out of stinging humans. Individual bites may not be high on the pain scale, ...

Army ant

Ant battle! Tawny crazy ants take on fire ants -- and win - Chicago Tribune

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Bullet Ant (Paraponera clavata). According to some victims, its sting is equal to being shot, hence the name of the insect. Chris Morgan

Ants That Bite or Sting. By Simon Foden. Jupiterimages/Photos.com/Getty Images

... and two small mammal species” in the US through competition, predation and stinging, according to the Invasive Species Specialist Group researchers.


When driver ants are on the move, they behave as almost a super organism ( that is, as one giant hive mind). If one ant is hurt by a creature while the ...

Top 10 Most Dangerous Insects In The World

Eciton army ant photographed near Quito, Ecuador in 2012. Photographer: Joe Ballenger

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Army Ants are voracious predators. They will enter the nests of other ants and sack it of everything; eggs, larvae, pupae, workers and queen.

A Plectroctena sp. attacks another of its kind to protect its territory

Nest Raiders

The beetle bites the ant to attach itself to it

Unintentional bite: Oecophylla weaver ant.

Ant Wars

A meat ant tending a common leafhopper nymph

If there is ever an army who can be in square with the royal marines of the UK, it would be the army of these ants. They work no less than like ...

Researchers have sequenced the genomes of the fire ant (top), harvester ant (lower left), and Argentine ant (lower right), revealing how genetics influence ...

Rainforest ants. Hymenoptera. Formicidae. Dorylinae. Eciton burchellii. Army Ant. Costa

Costa Rica has one of the highest rates of crocodile attacks in the Americas. (Lindsay Fendt/The Tico Times)



The bullet ant plunged its stinger directly into a vein on Mr Peterson's left forearm,

Intentional simultaneous bite and sting: Just like the previous army ant, but with a more painful sting.

The antagonist

The isula ant, as it is commonly known in Peru is part of the primitive ant subfamily Ponerinae. This ant is also known as 'bullet ant' due to the extremely ...

A velvet ant from Tooele, Utah (Credit: Joseph Wilson, Utah State University

The Burning Sting of Fire Ants

Army Ant stand off

Labidus – army ants. Locally common in ...

I like... two... butts and I cannot lie. Daniel Kronauer

Q. First of all, we read your articles in our newspaper and enjoy the many home remedies and tips that you have offered your readers.

Leafcutter ants – Atta & Acromyrmex species. Leafcutters are possibly the most obvious ants to ...

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How to Get Rid of Ants Naturally

The video poster image of the red imported fire ant standing on a leaf is credited to Edwin Giesbers / Nature Picture Library.

Front: Bulldog Ant front

A flying ant on green leaves in nature.

Army Ant Worker Carrying Larva

Fire Ants

Bullet ant

'Exploding Ant' Rips Itself Apart To Protect Its Own

These here are red imported fire ants (Solenopsis invicta)

If fire ants sting you, chances are you'll know. They attack in swarms, racing up vertical surfaces (such as your leg) when their nests are disturbed.

How Do You Know If You've Been Bitten or Stung by a Fire Ant? When it stings, the ...

Fire Ant - Schmidt sting pain index rating 1.2

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The High-Flying Ant With a Bite Like a Bear Trap