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Worker ants and their prey

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Worker ants and their prey

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Re: Worker ants and their prey

Interesting video, I might have missed it but was the amount of time taken shown ?
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I didn't spot it either. Suppose it might be as long as a piece of string.
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Suicidal defences by workers are also noted in a Brazilian ant, Forelius pusillus, where a small group of ants leaves the security of the nest after sealing the entrance from the outside each evening.