There are 12000 of types/species of ants throughout the world.  These insects are found on most continents besides Antarctica due to the extreme cold.

We have composed a list of questions and answers on ants and ant species.  In general ants are very strong compared to their tiny size.  

How strong are most ants?

How much weight can an ant carry?

How many types of ants are there?

Where are ants found throughout the world?

Are ants blind?

Do flying ants bite?

What is the most painful ant bite?

Are ants related to wasps?

Can ants swim?

What do harvester ants eat?

What do fire ants eat?

Can ants fly?

Fact on army ants!

What are termites?