How long can ants live under water?

Answer Ants can live underwater for up to two weeks, according to Animal Diversity Web. Ants have an incredible ability to adapt to their environmental surroundings, including water. When exposed to under... Read More »

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Can ants live in water?

Ants live in practically all types of environments on land. However, ants cannot permanently live in water. They can remain under water for an extended period of time, some as long as 14 days, but ... Read More »

Can ants live in water for up to fourteen days?

Some species of ants can actually survive underwater for up to 14 days. They do this by going into a state of hibernation, which slows down their body operations and decreases the need for oxygen.... Read More »

How long do flying ants live for?

Sounds to me like you've come across a colony of large red (Or red-black, or black) ants. Each one is about half as long as a dime if this is what you're talking about.These large ants have a mati... Read More »

How long do ants live in an ant farm?

Worker ants, the type purchased for ant farms, do not have a long life. Some live up to one year, but most die within months of purchase, because they are typically purchased as adults. According t... Read More »