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9 Amazing Ant Pictures

Ant is a group of insect live on plants and always set its nest on any plant to live and mate in order to keep its next generation alive more longer. They looked not beautiful in general appearance but it really a wonderful and beautiful look when the photographer use their special skill to take photograph of them, particularly when the ant with flowers or the drops of water on any leaves and flower layers. Some photographers may use Photoshop Program to edit the ant photos to look beautiful and attractive but it is not special like the real ones, just add techniques to shot the amazing spot the ants located on is enough.

Ants are eusocial insects of the family Formicidae and, along with the related wasps and bees, belong to the order Hymenoptera. Ants evolved from wasp-like ancestors in the mid-Cretaceous period between 110 and 130 million years ago and diversified after the rise of flowering plants. More than 12,500 of an estimated total of 22,000 species have been classified.They are easily identified by their elbowed antennae and the distinctive node-like structure that forms their slender waists.

Ants form colonies that range in size from a few dozen predatory individuals living in small natural cavities to highly organised colonies that may occupy large territories and consist of millions of individuals. Larger colonies consist mostly of sterile, wingless females forming castes of “workers”, “soldiers”, or other specialized groups. Nearly all ant colonies also have some fertile males called “drones” and one or more fertile females called “queens”. The colonies are described as super organisms because the ants appear to operate as a unified entity, collectively working together to support the colony. More info:

Miki Asai might look so ordinary as she is not really a professional artist or photographer at all. Most of the time, she has taken photographs because of her passion in love taking photos. An online magazine journalist considers these ant photos taken by Miki Asai an amazing evolution.

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