17+ Termites And Ants Together
PNG. When ants eat termites, they benefit since they're removing potential rivals for prime nesting sites. Termites face many predators in nature, and one of the most notable is the ant.
With so much in common, what makes them different? Difference between termites and ants. Termites are plant tissue specialists, feeding on wood and grasses, and some species can cause extensive damage to buildings and trees.
When crawling around together, it can look like tiny feathers fluttering on the ground.
Named for their ability to build nests, african weaver ants bend leaves into place and then bind them together by holding and manipulating. Ants, termites, and other social insects communicate by way of chemical signals in order to gather food, build their nests, or defend against territorial disputes. The termite colony is comprised of several castes including a queen, soldiers, winged reproductives (swarmers) and workers. Termites are the order isoptera.