Information on ants

knowledge areas

This page shows you the different areas of information about ants that I would like to share with you. You can either click on the relevant option below, or use the drop down menu in the header bar at the top of this page.

Species of Ant

There are some fifty species of ant in the UK, with most being in the south of the country.

Life Cycle of the Ant

The development of the ant egg into an adult ant goes through 4 key stages.

Birth of an Ant Colony

An ant colony has various methods of creation, dependant on the species.

Diet - What do Ants Eat?

The diet of the ant is wide and varied according to species.

The Anatomy of an Ant

The parts of the any body, inside and out.