ANTS IN THE ARIZONA SUMMER
Summer is here, meaning ants are in their most active season! They are in search of food and water in the warmer months. Make sure to look out for signs of colonies making their way into your home.
While ants are troublesome guests to most, they are complex creatures. Here are a few fun facts!
-There are more than 12 thousand species of ants all over the world.
-Ants can lift 20 times their own body weight.
-Queen ants can have up to millions of babies.
-Ants have no ears, they sense vibrations.
-Ants fight to the death.
-Ants don’t have lungs, oxygen enters through tiny holes in their bodies.
-When the queen of the colony dies, the colony will only survive for another few months.