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Ants Versus Termites

A particularly close-up and violent ant versus termite video.

Comments

  1. #1 Matt Platte
    March 17, 2008

    That was stressful! The end of the movie arrived and I still hadn’t figured out who were the good guys or even who had won the battle.

  2. #2 Brandon J
    March 17, 2008

    I’m guessing there must be at least ten ants to every termite, probably more.

    Is that huge mass at the end a termite queen?

  3. #3 Jay-Jay
    March 17, 2008

    This clip reminds me of the movie 300. The outnumbered termites are defending their homeland from the ant invaders…

    Thanks for sharing, interesting to watch.

  4. #4 Ed Yong
    March 18, 2008

    Reminds me of a clip from Life in the Undergrowth which shows termites vs. matabele ants. The ants grab the termite soldiers by the mandible and sting them right in the vulnerable spot between their jaws. Which must *really* hurt.

  5. #5 Chou Chou
    March 20, 2008

    That poor spider got caught right in the middle of everything!

  6. #6 selim
    August 5, 2010

    nice video but the picture quality should be better than

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