Piperideine alkaloids from the poison gland of the red imported fire ant
Effect of the red imported fire ant
on cotton aphid population density and predation of bollworm and beet armyworm eggs.
Plant trichomes indirectly enhance tritrophic interactions involving a generalist predator, the red imported fire ant
Red imported fire ants
have infested 300 million acres since arriving in the United States in the 1930s.
Red imported fire ant
impacts on wildlife: a decade of research.
Desiccation resistance in populations of the red imported fire ant
This detox trick could help explain why these crazy ants can vanquish the red imported fire ants
Solenopsis invicta, which have been spreading across the southern United States since they invaded more than 70 years ago.
Structure and distribution of antennal sensilla of the red imported fire ant
Comparison of polygyne and monogyne red imported fire ant
(Hymenoptera: Formicidae) population densities.
In 2001, the red imported fire ant
infiltrated the port of Napier and 2 years later was successfully eradicated through efforts led by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry (MAF).
The Nature Conservancy also estimates that costs associated With potential and present invaders, including the brown tree snake, dengue fever, miconia and the red imported fire ant
, could top $180 million a year.
But the bull ant has nothing on the red imported fire ant