|Ants On A Log|
- Ants can lift 20 times their body weight.
- Ants have 6 legs.
- Ants hear through their feet; they don't have ears!
- Ants breath through tiny holes on their bodies they don't have lungs!
- There are more than 10,000 types of ants.
- A queen ant is the only ant that makes babies.
- Soldier ants protect the colony and the queen. They also gather food.
- Worker ants do not have wings, but the males and queen do.
- Most ants live 45 to 60 days.
- Ants have two stomachs. One is for the food the ant will eat, the other holds food to share with the other ants.
- Worker ants sometimes leave a scent trail for other ants in the colony to find food. Worker ants are female.
- Some types of ants steal larvae from other colonies to work as slaves in their colony.