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Scientists surmise that ants comprise from 15 to 25 percent of the earth's animal biomass. There are 12,762 known species of ants, and the estimated number of total ant species is more than 22,000. The total weight of all the ants on Earth is estimated to be equal to that of all the humans.

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From Wikipedia: "It has been estimated by E. O. Wilson that the total number of individual ants alive in the world at any one time is between one and ten quadrillion (short scale). According to this estimate, the total biomass of all the ants in t...

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How Many Ants Live on Earth and # More Interesting Ant Facts. Ants are a truly fascinating insect. From lifting 100 times their body weight to having the longest life expectancy of any insect, these critters are capable of some incredible things. Get to know a bit more about ants by checking out the interesting facts below.

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The total number of ants on Earth has been estimated as at least one quadrillion. This is 1 x 1015, or one thousand million million. The total biomass of ants has been said to exceed that of all ...

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But no-one knows how many ants there are in the world. The BBC Four documentary claims they number not 10,000 trillion but 100 trillion, though it still suggests the total weight of ants equals ...

io9.gizmodo.com/10-frightening-facts-you-probably-didnt...

1) Ants practice slavery Many species of ants are known to raid neighboring colonies and steal eggs or larvae in a practice known as “dulosis”. The forcibly acquired young are then either ...

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The total number of ants on Earth has been estimated as at least one quadrillion. This is 1 x 10 15 , or one thousand million million. The total biomass of ants has been said to exceed that of all ...

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Biology How many ants are there in the world? I've heard for every human on Earth there comes more then a million ants I've heard for every human on Earth there comes more then a million ants ( self.askscience )

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Out of 8,000 species, there are thief ants, slave ants, and even "pet" ants, where they allow the guest insects to go into their nests and take care of them. They may even be the most numerous of all the insects. For example, in the Amazon rain forest, there are over 3,500,000 ants per acre.

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Even in the midst of the concrete jungle, ants are ubiquitous. Rob says there are about fifty ants in every square meter of earth which means ants outnumber people 2000 to 1 in New York. He estimates there are 5.3 billion ants in Brooklyn, home to 2.6 million residents. In Manhattan ants score 1.1 billion compared to 1.6 million Manhattan ...