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bulldog ants. (Myrmecia gulosa). In Australia, these ants' burning stings and painful bites are widely renowned.reference 1


1. Agosta, William C. 2001. Thieves, Deceivers, and Killers: Tales of Chemistry in Nature. Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press.



About the illustration: A bulldog ant courtesy of Professional Pet Control. It was “Creature of the Month” in November 2003. Used with permission
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