Ants are longest liveng insects in the world

Many Insects Might only live For days or even hours

But the queen ant of the Pogonomyrmex owyheei ant species

Can live up to 30 years

Ansts are one of the world's strongest creatures in relation to their size

A single ant can carry 50 times its own bodyweight

Ants hold the record for the fastest movement in the animal kingdom

There are over 12000 ant species worldwide

Ants are social insects that live in colonies

The colony also called a formicary

is made up of one or more egg-laying queens

and large amount of female "worker" ants who help her

female workers build and maintain the nest