bulldog ant

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any of the large fierce Australian ants of the genus Myrmecia

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Freeland, "Biological and social patterns in the Australian bulldog ants of the genus Myrmecia," Australian Journal of Zoology, vol.
The Millwall fans of the insect world, bulldog ants are so hard they even turned on the BBC's AntCam ("the only way to get close to these brutal creatures"), running it off their manor with a display of latent aggression that Phil himself would envy.
THE world's most dangerous ant is the ferocious bulldog ant found in coastal regions of Australia.
FACT: The Australian Bulldog ant and Jumper ants have been known to kill adults within 15 minutes of stinging them.