Can Ants Fly?


There is a specific species of ants that can indeed fly. Not all ants in the species will develop wings but only a fraction of the colony. The queen usually has wings but losses them after mating.
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The female queen and the male have two pair of wings until they reproduce, They use these wings to fly and mate. After mating, the male dies soon after and the female breaks off her wings and never flies again.
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