nests of some species of ants are made up of chambers and galleries.
Ant hills can be around 2.5 m high!!
often excavate their nests under stones or logs or underground.
species of ants construct nests in vegetable matter, mounds of
earth or in decaying trees.
soon as they are out of the pupae stage the young worker ants
start to do the work of the new nest.
dig more tunnels, find food and care for the new larvae.
queen continues to lay eggs and the size of the nest grows rapidly.