Wednesday, December 1, 2010

Bull dog ant

The Bull dog ants of Australia are the strongest ants in the world. There sting is powerful to produce an Anaphylactic shock . If someone left untreated it may be lethal. These ants eat smaller insects. They also eat sticky things form leaves. Mainly the adult ants eat nectar and honey dew. These ants can grow up to 40mm. There stinger is located in there abdomen. They’re very aggressive with there stinger

The worker ants dig holes do the house work and also take out the rubbish. Queen ants lay all the eggs. Male ants mates with the queen. Even though these ants are very busy they spend sometime cleaning there antennae and legs. The bull dog ant is very engaged with fighting if an unwanted visitor such as a spider a bee and other types of ants.