Ant War: Weaver Ants vs. Fire Ants

There's an epic ant war happening in my yard, and I managed to film scenes of weaver ants and fire ants battling it out. It was all part of an important natural balance of power between the native ants and invasive ants in my yard. Ant love forever! This video was shot in 4K Ultra HD resolution.

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  • AntsCanada
    AntsCanadaVor 4 Monate

    Greetings AC Family/Ant Lovers, thank you so much for watching this week's episode! This video took A LOT of work to shoot and create, so if you could remember to hit the LIKE button, SHARE the video, and SUBSCRIBE (hit the BELL and select ALL) I'd greatly appreciate it, guys! Love you all so much. Thanks you! Ant Love Forever! OK so QUESTION: What should we name the Weaver Ants of Antopia? Really need some good name suggestions! Let's give these native ant guardians a name, guys!

  • Draco murder

    Draco murder

    Vor 5 Tage

    You should name the colony the treetop kingdom

  • Αντώνης Τερζής

    Αντώνης Τερζής

    Vor Monat

    Protector's of antopia 🙏🙏🙏

  • Michael John Ordinario

    Michael John Ordinario

    Vor Monat

    Name weave weavans

  • Adam Kaczor

    Adam Kaczor

    Vor Monat

    Antlion. No, that's taken. How about "Dandy-Lion" tribe. Named after the prolific, yellow wild flower.

  • Luis X vargas

    Luis X vargas

    Vor Monat

    I’d name them the golden kings

  • Camisha N
    Camisha NVor 7 Stunden

    the fire dragons is a good one.

  • b***h you didn't do streek
    b***h you didn't do streekVor 10 Stunden

    how much weaver ants do you recon you need to take down a Japanese king spider crab

  • Kizzzash
    KizzzashVor 20 Stunden

    I thought the name was the emerald empire.

    CHOON YI XING MoeVor Tag

    it should be... weavie?

  • Christopher McCutcheon
    Christopher McCutcheonVor Tag

    Would a Queen survive if there was only 1 successful nanitic that survived? Like all the others died, but this one little hero nanitic brings back a piece of food and does all the worker-ant roles until there are more workers?

  • AhMeh Leester
    AhMeh LeesterVor Tag

    I’m thinking of:weaver of the knight or wild of the fighting weaver or not a fighting name it will be the leaf or leafy empire or native of leafy or leaf of savers if it the tree I’ll name it the great tree of ant nation colony

  • Adhvay Gorthy
    Adhvay GorthyVor Tag

    Why not ants of anialation

  • Airsoft Nathan
    Airsoft NathanVor Tag

    The weaver warriors

  • Timothy Oliver
    Timothy OliverVor Tag

    Aren't humans invasive everywhere except Africa?

  • Chris Colorado
    Chris ColoradoVor Tag

    They are The Weavers Believers of The United Antpacalypse. So that would make all of the natives United Antpacalypse. The second name I came up with was Dream Weavers.

  • Eric Southard
    Eric SouthardVor 2 Tage

    Can you imagine an ant-eater trying to go after weavers? Like, how would that work/look.

  • See zins
    See zinsVor 2 Tage

    The garudains of the forest

  • Dark Lord Sauron
    Dark Lord SauronVor 2 Tage

    You should call the weaver ants the raiders or the lost leaves

  • Random Stuff
    Random StuffVor 2 Tage

    Why does AntsCanada sound like Morgz at the beginning of his videos?

  • Wink 0_-
    Wink 0_-Vor 2 Tage

    i bet half of the people who watch his videos aren't Canadian LOL!!!

  • Wink 0_-

    Wink 0_-

    Vor Tag

    @Silk Moth :D idk

  • Silk Moth :D

    Silk Moth :D

    Vor Tag

    tf is a canadine?

  • Dingo Faya
    Dingo FayaVor 2 Tage

    The anti fire ant conspiracy

  • ꧁【🅳🆁🅺】 ꧂ 🆅🅸🅿🅴🆁 🆈🆃
    ꧁【🅳🆁🅺】 ꧂ 🆅🅸🅿🅴🆁 🆈🆃Vor 3 Tage

    golden emerald dragons or golden emerald city

  • ꧁【🅳🆁🅺】 ꧂ 🆅🅸🅿🅴🆁 🆈🆃
    ꧁【🅳🆁🅺】 ꧂ 🆅🅸🅿🅴🆁 🆈🆃Vor 3 Tage

    4:26: i guess green acids

  • Sumit Ranjit
    Sumit RanjitVor 3 Tage

    fire ants

  • Albion Hustler
    Albion HustlerVor 3 Tage


  • Will Clark
    Will ClarkVor 3 Tage

    You should name them the weaver warriors

  • Rocio Garcia
    Rocio GarciaVor 3 Tage

    Someone Needs to stop the Weber ants 🐜

  • Rocio Garcia
    Rocio GarciaVor 3 Tage

    United Colenys

  • uberhandle42
    uberhandle42Vor 3 Tage

    Team Dreamweavers


    i know where you live



    Vor 3 Tage

    you have been born in 1981 and in philiphines and moved to canada

  • William Kruusval
    William KruusvalVor 4 Tage

    Weaver warriors

  • charles unscripted
    charles unscriptedVor 4 Tage

    I'm team evasive

  • Marge Lessard
    Marge LessardVor 4 Tage

    How about using a part of their genus name? Suggestion: The "Swag" colony.

  • Cyjohn Jacob Dela Torre
    Cyjohn Jacob Dela TorreVor 4 Tage

    Did you know that the girls on the fire ant the only one that's doing all the work

  • Armani Webb
    Armani WebbVor 5 Tage

    Call them jeff

  • Michael Swaim
    Michael SwaimVor 5 Tage

    Team Weaver

  • Ramona Pascua
    Ramona PascuaVor 5 Tage


  • bryce trillo
    bryce trilloVor 5 Tage

    The Marmalade Marauders.

  • FBI Agent
    FBI AgentVor 6 Tage


  • KaiTheName
    KaiTheNameVor 6 Tage

    ITS OVER FIRE ANTAKIN! I HAVE THE HIGH GROUND! But srsly the native ants are winning this. They have bullet ants and weavers. 2 very large and deadly species.

  • Sleepy Brady
    Sleepy BradyVor 6 Tage

    Tl:dr Home vs away

  • Boruto Naruto
    Boruto NarutoVor 6 Tage

    I am terrified but I can’t stop watching

  • Sundayne Pugong
    Sundayne PugongVor 6 Tage

    Weaver ants are the bravest ants I've ever known so far. Whether it's on a solo mode or in numbers, they'll attack whoever enters(climbs) their territory(mostly pomelo and mango trees. I call them the "antibullies" king of ants. They attack like the lions do(ambush). Most importantly they attack or work together as a team. But do you guys know that these weaver ant eggs including the queens and the ants themselves are actually palatable?

  • Louis Wilson
    Louis WilsonVor 6 Tage

    The weaver ants are like the hulk big and scary but with the strength to back it up

  • damien mcalpine
    damien mcalpineVor 7 Tage

    We have species of Ant here in Texas, unlike most you instantly know that the nest is live, they kill anything within about a 4 foot circle (anything that is not a tree), and a giant 1 inch hole right in the center, and the Workers and Soldiers are near impossible to tell the difference, all look like Worker Majors. You do not want to get stung by those things a friend of mine almost had to have his amputated from just one sting, worse than some centipedes those buggers

  • Kevin Peterson
    Kevin PetersonVor 7 Tage


  • Gissell Gentile
    Gissell GentileVor 7 Tage

    Name : yellow eaters

  • Dankest Eevee
    Dankest EeveeVor 7 Tage

    *fire ants* "you underestimate my power." *weaver ants* "don't do it Firekin."

  • Armani Webb

    Armani Webb

    Vor 5 Tage


  • marco amato
    marco amatoVor 7 Tage

    Good to see , weaver ants are awesome.

  • EnchancedCactus
    EnchancedCactusVor 7 Tage

    The fire ants are part of the Phoenix Empire right?

  • saloomip
    saloomipVor 7 Tage

    I was first an ant hater but when i wathced ur vid i was begging for ant queens

  • saloomip
    saloomipVor 7 Tage


  • Blake Hodgins
    Blake HodginsVor 8 Tage

    name them the savage leigion

  • FizzySoda 78
    FizzySoda 78Vor 8 Tage

    Weaver warriors

  • master william gaming
    master william gamingVor 9 Tage

    i think you sould name it gang of deth

  • Amberly Coffman
    Amberly CoffmanVor 9 Tage

    My gess is that they have an ant prison somewhere to keep the dangers insects in to die

  • Ehh -
    Ehh -Vor 9 Tage

    “....that surprisingly the weaver ants, are crazy for...”*auto mower add comes on* Also I used to hate fire ants because there’s a forest in our backyard and literally if you go in every tree still growing and on the ground and really just any plant there, you will see fire ants there. Btw ofc their not just in the forest, all over where I live but I mostly see them in the forest because it’s full of trees and plants with really no other insects living there, but there are still many animals, insects, and of course people around.

  • Rudolph Kid
    Rudolph KidVor 9 Tage

    Looks like attack on titan

  • Simon Colby
    Simon ColbyVor 9 Tage

    Canada looks more tropical than I would have thought!!!

  • Dusty Hess
    Dusty HessVor 9 Tage

    Let’s go team native

  • Clint Guinto
    Clint GuintoVor 9 Tage

    Ah... Yes, the eggs of weaver ants are eaten here in Philippines.

  • its only square boi
    its only square boiVor 9 Tage

    the vid : my yard and my yard

  • Dante Steward
    Dante StewardVor 10 Tage

    The copper jar‘s

  • Francesco Deledda
    Francesco DeleddaVor 10 Tage

    trigger warning for what, hunting ants?

  • Visions Mantra
    Visions MantraVor 10 Tage

    Antopia Amazons

  • Michael Cohill
    Michael CohillVor 11 Tage

    The weavers may have won the battle but my boys will win in the end #TeamFireAnts

  • Georgie Lane
    Georgie LaneVor 11 Tage

    Call them the Galadril

  • Wolfman Rebel
    Wolfman RebelVor 11 Tage


  • Jordan Viau
    Jordan ViauVor 11 Tage

    brawler ants

  • Alec Roberts
    Alec RobertsVor 11 Tage

    4 months too late but how about "The Golden Assassins" warriors of the trees

  • Logan Daugherty
    Logan DaughertyVor 12 Tage

    The Weaver Ants name should be leaf warrior's

  • Nikki Lynn Gordon
    Nikki Lynn GordonVor 12 Tage

    Name the weaver colony “The guardians from above” Edit: Or “the guardians of Antopia.”

  • Naval Man
    Naval ManVor 12 Tage

    If it was a war, then the weaver ants and the fire ants would both have losses, but only the fire ants have losses. So, in conclusion, it isnt a war.

  • Naval Man
    Naval ManVor 12 Tage

    Make the name "Golden Killers"

  • William Hancock
    William HancockVor 12 Tage

    The Spartans like the Weaver ants were superior warriors so The Spartans would be an appropriate name for the Weaver Ants.

  • [Byte]
    [Byte]Vor 12 Tage

    My idea is The leafers weaver and leaf combined

  • [Byte]
    [Byte]Vor 12 Tage

    I just watched kurzgesagt's weaver ants and now i see fire ants getting destroyed by weaver ants

    AMIR MEROUANIVor 13 Tage

    death colony

  • Xavier Lundy
    Xavier LundyVor 13 Tage


  • Rose Storm
    Rose StormVor 13 Tage

    I would call those weaving lunatics the Basket Cases...

  • ptah tran
    ptah tranVor 13 Tage

    The annoying bass curiosly squeal because rainbow luckily tempt up a grandiose nut. overrated, naughty downtown

  • John H
    John HVor 13 Tage

    Name: The Sigourney Weavers

  • Clinton Kerry
    Clinton KerryVor 14 Tage

    To be honest, you should pick Canada's top fighting force from WW1 and WW2 for the name. The weavers are defending their turf justice your founding members did. As a 10 year soldier with the U.S. Army, I tip my hat to a few Canadians that helped me in Iraq. It's fitting and commemorative.

  • Marie Guernsey
    Marie GuernseyVor 14 Tage

    I don’t like ants but for some reason I like your videos

  • Jackal
    JackalVor 14 Tage


  • Viliam Vermeš
    Viliam VermešVor 14 Tage

    name - the tree elves

  • Gerry Hooper
    Gerry HooperVor 14 Tage

    The weaver empire

  • Nene 61
    Nene 61Vor 14 Tage

    Why didn’t you save the queen ant 🐜😟!

  • ꧁Kaya Rodrigues꧂

    ꧁Kaya Rodrigues꧂

    Vor 14 Tage

    I was wondering that because her colony might die out now (if she has one)

  • Sean Eustaquio
    Sean EustaquioVor 14 Tage

    Please call them: Golden Savages

  • Friendly Stranger
    Friendly StrangerVor 15 Tage

    Imagine stepping on an ant while filming a ant war

  • ꧁Kaya Rodrigues꧂

    ꧁Kaya Rodrigues꧂

    Vor 14 Tage


  • flandding
    flanddingVor 15 Tage

    if the channel was AntsUsa would we see ants firing at each other with ar-15s?

  • Michael Eldredge
    Michael EldredgeVor 15 Tage

    Basket Case Nation

  • Hacer Demirel
    Hacer DemirelVor 15 Tage

    You speak so much

  • Arun ramani
    Arun ramaniVor 15 Tage

    Oeco Dynasty is a good name for the weaver ants

  • Zen Leila
    Zen LeilaVor 15 Tage

    I have a name wild worriers

  • Edit Master

    Edit Master

    Vor 15 Tage

    Just to let you know that this video was made a long time ago but maybe you can go to one of the new vids

  • The dog man
    The dog manVor 15 Tage

    Fire killer that’s what I think

  • Jerry Jensen
    Jerry JensenVor 15 Tage

    Leave it to Weaver.

  • m c crosser
    m c crosserVor 16 Tage

    I think the name should be the weaver reepers

  • Gregory Chew
    Gregory ChewVor 16 Tage

    Weaver ants, House Do’Urden. Fire ants house of Windsor.

  • Gregory Chew
    Gregory ChewVor 16 Tage

    How are the bullet ants not the dominant species.

  • CHEVYedsf
    CHEVYedsfVor 16 Tage

    The Warpers! If you play subnautica the warpers are creatures that that kill creatures that are infected with a certain strain of bacteria that they're trying to eliminate from their world. The way that they hunt the fire ants totally remind me of that!

  • mervin Zotomayor
    mervin ZotomayorVor 16 Tage

    Spider ants

  • Steven Hall
    Steven HallVor 17 Tage

    Native Special Operations Group, Seek and Destroy unit.

  • Steven Hall
    Steven HallVor 17 Tage

    Native Defence Corps