Although there are about 12,000 different ant species, the most common black ant is the carpenter ant, and it eats a variety of foods, including insects and plants. It is not uncommon for ants to eat household scraps, pa... More »

Black ants do eat termites (also known as white ants) as they are natural enemies. The predation is slow and can last from several hours to few days. The intensity depends upon the population of black ants compared to th... More »

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Killing little black ants and other ant species can be done effectively with a little bit of patience and a good bait trap. Bait traps take time to work, but the benefit of killing an entire colony of pests makes the wai... More »

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Red ants eat nearly anything that they can find including plants and other insects. The ants are scavengers and take advantage of many food sources. More »

Black ants do eat termites (also known as white ants) as they are natural enemies. The predation is slow and can last from several hours to few days. The intensity depends upon the population of black ants compared to th... More »

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Small black ants found in the United States are likely to be carpenter ants of the species Camponotus pennsylvanicus. They range in size from 1 to 2 centimeters and have a dull black body with white or yellow hairs on th... More »

According to National Geographic, anteaters swallow 35,000 ants and termites whole on a daily basis, and About.com states that they also eat other grubs and insects occasionally. Each anteater species has its own insect ... More »