A to Z April 2017 Challenge – Animals Birds & Insects Pantoum Poetry

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A to Z April 2017  Challenge – Animals Birds & Insects Pantoum Poetry

#atozchallenge – 1 April 2017 – A is for Ants


There are more than 12,000 recognized species of ants worldwide
Ants are found in many different sizes and vary in color
Some species of ants even have wings so are able to fly
There are approximately 1 million ants for every human on the earth

Ants are found in many different sizes and vary in color
Queen ants run the nest, the only female to reproduce in the colony
There are approximately 1 million ants for every human on the earth
Ant colonies can be long-lived – queens can live for up to 30 years

Queen ants run the nest, the only female to reproduce in the colony
Male ants life are quite short-lived and survive for only a few weeks
Ant colonies can be long-lived – queens can live for up to 30 years
New workers spend the first few days of its adult life caring for the queen and young.

Male ants life are quite short-lived and survive for only a few weeks
Ants take nectar from flowers – they are only rarely known to pollinate flowers
New workers spend the first few days of its adult life caring for the queen and young.
Ants survive the winter in a state of dormancy or inactivity.

Ants take nectar from flowers – they are only rarely known to pollinate flowers
They can damage crops and invade buildings causing much damage.
Ants survive the winter in a state of dormancy or inactivity.
Ants are omnivorous animals eating a mixture of plant and animal matter.

They can damage crops and invade buildings causing much damage.
Some species of ants can form chains to bridge gaps over water
Ants are omnivorous animals eating a mixture of plant and animal matter.
Other species can form floating rafts that help them survive floods.

Some species of ants can form chains to bridge gaps over water
An ant is said to be able to lift up to 50 times its own body weight
Other species can form floating rafts that help them survive floods.
Some ants have toxic venom that is of medical importance

An ant is said to be able to lift up to 50 times its own body weight
Some species of ants even have wings so are able to fly
Certain ants have toxic venom that is of medical importance
There are more than 12,000 recognized species of ants worldwide

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