Tweet The Maricopa Harvester Ant Maricopa harvester ants are commonly found in most parts of Arizona, including Phoenix. It is perhaps most recognized as holding the record for having the most venomous sting of all insects. The ant is about three centimeters long, and it spends its entire life in the desert areas. Maricopa harvester… Read More »
Arizona is home to a very unique ant, it is called a turtle ant. Arizona actually has more ant species than any other state. Learn more about Arizona ants and Phoenix ants at www.PhoenixAnts.com
Arizona gets close to a million dollars to research Turtle Ants and Harvester Ants….Ants employed while citizens remain unemployed…A little further research reveals that the near million dollars supports a total of 3.5 jobs at the Arizona universities. Do you think that $950,000 is too much to spend of taxpayers money on ant research? Give us your opinion.