Pyramid Ant

Updated: Nov 11, 2018

Dorymyrmex bicolor. This species of ant picks up rocks, and drops them on their enemies. Is it war? Define war.



Is it tool use? Yes... And what does that say about tool use? What can ants teach us about ourselves?


Bibliography: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1q2kwz6bnI7FqNP1b16qEG1ul_ocKEkrMg8nKm9uqlYI/edit?usp=sharing


Ant face public domain photo.