driver ant

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Synonyms for driver ant

tropical nomadic ant that preys mainly on other insects

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Africa's top predator, driver ants will take on any prey - chickens and even horses - sustaining losses of up to 100, 000 soldier ants for the good of the collective.
Amazingly, one creature was seen stumbling into the oncoming seething mass of driver ants seemingly voluntarily.
This was nothing, though, to the colonies of African driver ant, or "siafu", which can consist as many as 20million ants.
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