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fascinating world of-- ants

  • 32 Pages
  • 2.80 MB
  • English
Barron"s , Hauppauge, N.Y
Ants -- Juvenile literature.,
About the Edition

Describes the appearance, life cycle, activities, and social habits of ants.

Other titlesAnts.
Statementby Angels Julivert ; illustrations by Marcel Socías.
ContributionsSocías, Marcel, ill.
LC ClassificationsQL568.F7 J8513 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1537390M
ISBN 100812047214
LC Control Number91015664

Product details Age Range: 8 and up Grade Level: 4 - 6 Series: Fascinating World Of Paperback: 32 pages Publisher: Barrons Juveniles (September 1, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x /5(7).

The Fascinating World of Ants - publication on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: Barrons Juvrnilrs, The fascinating world of-- ants. [Angels Julivert; Marcel Socías] -- Describes the appearance, life cycle, activities, and social habits of ants.

These beautiful, instructive books enter the complex worlds of small living creatures and make fine introductions to. Written in French and first published in Paris in and then in English the following year with a clear and readable translation by George Ordish, Remy Chauvin's book is a celebration of myrmecology--the study of ants.

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Entomologists at the University of Illinois and the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences used high-speed cameras to record ant-to-ant fights in four species of trap-jaw ants. Trap-jaw ants have powerful mandibles capable of snapping shut at over 40 meters ( ft) per second.

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Please note that this table excludes books and other publications which contain separate chapters and/or stories related to ants. Please view the Stories and Chapters table for such items. Welcome to the GIANT tiny world of ants. From super fast rocket ants to ants conquering the world Here are 12 of the most weird and awesome species of ants.

The mandibles of larger army ants are used in some parts of the world as surgical stitches: ants are placed along a wound and the insects bite into the sides, pulling the skin together.

Some of the most amazing and fascinating ants in the world are the South American Attines, there are known species of Attines and all are fungus culturers or gardeners, with the more advanced genera cutting leaves from living plants in order to feed their fungus gardens, hence their vernacular or common names of 'Leaf Cutters' or 'Fungus Gardeners'.

"Ants are everywhere, but only occasionally noticed," biologist E.O. Wilson wrote in " The Ants," his Pulitzer-winning book about the insects. "They run much of the terrestrial world as the Author: Russell Mclendon. Parents need to know that The Strange & Wonderful World of Ants is a children's nonfiction book loaded with interesting and minute details about the lives of a variety of ants.

The text of the book can be adjusted to three reading levels -- beginner, intermediate, and advanced -- by simply adjusting a slider bar on the page.5/5. Journey to the Ants   The Ants is a zoology textbook by the German entomologist Bert Hölldobler and the American entomologist E.

Wilson, first published in It Published: Ma (Belknap Press). Ants in a colony are closely related, and each is a paragon of unselfishness. That’s why ants are one of the few kinds of animal that wage war and take slaves.

When human leaders have manipulated or coerced people into submerging their interests into the group’s, the outcomes are some of. Best books about ants. - posted in General: I first got really into ants after reading some great books about them several years ago.

As the weather grows colder, what better time to find some good books about ants. These are some of the best ones Ive read: Journey to the Ants by Holdobbler and EO Wilson (I never could make it through his The Ants, though) Adventures Among Ants by.

Ants, Ants, and More Ants is an informational book about one of the most well known of all insects--the ant. Readers will learn about different colors and sizes of ants as well as different jobs ants have within the colony.

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Photographs support the text. There are more t species of ants all over the world. An ant can lift 20 times its own body weight. If a second grader was as strong as an ant, she would be able to pick up a car. Some queen ants can live for many years and have millions of babies.

Ants don’t have ears. Ants "hear" by feeling vibrations in the ground through their feet. The fascinating world of Mexican ants. English. 26/05/ it is estimated to harbor 10% of ant groups in the world. 14, species of ants have been registered around the globe.

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Fascinating Facts About Ants Ants are one of the most interesting organisms in the animal kingdom. The black garden ant can be found in Europe, North America, South America and Asia.

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Check out some of our interesting ant facts below. Fact #1: Colonies are bigger than the average ant farm. 6) The total ant population makes our 7 billion look weak In their Pulitzer-prize winning book The Ants, researchers Bert Hölldobler and Edward O.

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This queen is a baby machine. Besides giving orders to her minions she also works very hard to continuously lay eggs. This she does after mating with winged drones (male ants) and returning to the nest. Bert Hölldobler, friend of world renowned scientist Edward Wilson, is a world authority on these amazing animals.

He has dedicated his life, traveling around the world, to understand them. Through his eyes and his words we will be transported into the world of the ants. A world /10().Army ant is a general term that refers to some of species of ants that share the common traits of nomadic behavior, extreme aggression, and massive hunting parties, called swarm.Amazing Facts About the Ant.

More t known ant species occur around the world, yet o have so far been classified. Ants can lift and carry many many times their own weight.

In fact the tiny leafcutter ant (pictured at the top of the page) can lift and carry in its jaws something 50 times its own body weight of about mg.