Termites have been known to produce thumping or rattling sounds in their subterranean homes.
Many studies are done on ant behavior, but these amazing Amazonian ants are especially tricky.
If you were able to shrink and infiltrate a termite colony you’d notice four distinct groups: workers, soldiers, immature individuals, and reproductives. The workers are the Cinderellas of the termite world; blind, sterile, and wingless, they tend the eggs, feed the soldiers and young termites, and maintain the nest.
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