How We Accidentally Discovered ANT # 555 and Made History

We made history in the world of science last week and had no idea! A mystery ant I spotted in my yard didn't happen to match scientific records in the global ant species catalogue. However, when we sent some specimens to the top ant biologist and taxonomist in the country Dr. David General, what he revealed to us was mind-blowing. Meet Ant # 555! Hope you enjoy this week's episode. Ant love forever! This video was shot in 4K Ultra HD resolution.

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  • AntsCanada
    AntsCanadaVor 3 Monate

    Greetings, Ant Lovers/AC Family and thank you for watching! I can’t believe all of this has happened! We did this together! If you enjoyed this news and the video, hope you remember to hit the LIKE button, SHARE the video, and SUBSCRIBE (hit the BELL and Select ALL for Notifications Squad) to join the AC Family! Ant Love Forever! Also, hit LIKE for the option below for the name(s) you choose for the wild Marauder Ant population of Antopia:

  • MoosekillerYT


    Vor 5 Tage

    The rarities

  • Angelito Pangarutan

    Angelito Pangarutan

    Vor 25 Tage

    Can you call them the spartans

  • Jonathan Morris

    Jonathan Morris

    Vor Monat

    @AntsCanada I had this idea myself and was thrilled that this was one of the options. I really hope this one wins, and I hope that everyone realizes this is the perfect name for the colony after the Titans. Just like the Olympians came after the Titans in Greek mythology.

  • thousxndsunny


    Vor 3 Monate

    The children if ymir,, totally not from aot 🤧

  • Julianne Mina

    Julianne Mina

    Vor 3 Monate

    The sentinels

  • Aran O'Neill
    Aran O'NeillVor Tag


  • Richard Orta
    Richard OrtaVor Tag

    Do you plan on puting up colony cams to watch around the colony entrances and hangout cams for the interesting spots?

  • 小白羊
    小白羊Vor Tag

    8:20 i think this is where it REALLY starts (if you have watch the last vid......) cuz its repeating

  • 小白羊


    Vor Tag

    so thats why this ant looks familiar, because I live in Malaysia =-=, well good luck

  • AnTsSr _
    AnTsSr _Vor Tag

    Gotta catch em all, I guess

  • Wendy H.
    Wendy H.Vor 3 Tage

    I wonder how the queen looks like it must be very beautiful

  • Floridaball
    FloridaballVor 3 Tage

    Name it the AntsCanada ant

  • Maca
    MacaVor 4 Tage

    this vid make me to sub u. love ur work !!!

  • Audrey Middlebrook
    Audrey MiddlebrookVor 5 Tage

    Me when I saw an ant in my house: smush it Me after watching his vids: watch it and then let it free outside

  • Vids for kids 60
    Vids for kids 60Vor 6 Tage

    This is not cool it's amazing

  • Go20 Naruto
    Go20 NarutoVor 8 Tage

    Before you bash let me note you ANTS CANADA exist for educate you not for your entertainment

  • Suresh Thennadil
    Suresh ThennadilVor 10 Tage

    Srry I couldn’t comment on your video about finding a new ant once I found this ant that looked like a green ant with a long body on of the part thingys il just clll it an separate bod well it was brown and it had green pattern on it and the other separate body thing had the same thing but green stripes and it had. Red and green eyes I found it at school do you know what it was?

  • Mikaela Alonso
    Mikaela AlonsoVor 10 Tage

    When i realize 555 is my favorite number: 🧐😳😲

  • Visions Mantra
    Visions MantraVor 10 Tage

    wait, what will happen to all those ant colonies when you go to build this huge pool?

  • Saima Kasim
    Saima KasimVor 11 Tage

    Ac if you captured that mystery ant and name it,ill name it Pure Black ant :D

  • Sheyli :3
    Sheyli :3Vor 11 Tage


  • Demone
    DemoneVor 11 Tage

    The Marauder ant colony should be called The Order of The Phoenix... because Marauder ants make me think of the Marauders in Harry Potter. Known as Padfoot, Moony, Prongs, and Wormtail who all became members of The Order of The Phoenix as adults.

  • ThomasRichardHaroldson
    ThomasRichardHaroldsonVor 11 Tage

    There is a third possibility with new sightings of ants in neighbouring countries: they could have migrated naturally and so technically be invasive, just not introduced by humans. This is in fact how the whole planet came to be populated by various creatures in the first place…

  • Sciatic Dragon66
    Sciatic Dragon66Vor 12 Tage

    after seeing your videos i want an ant farm so badly but my parents said that they wont bu me anythign i need and i have to just use what i have :( and i dont even know how to get queen ants

  • Paige Walters
    Paige WaltersVor 12 Tage

    Scientists when they find an ant missing an antennae and the tip of its leg: Ah, onceafolicapronithisa

  • Brave Chen
    Brave ChenVor 12 Tage

    this guy is like the only youtuber I've ever seen that makes learning fun

  • sebastian maldonado
    sebastian maldonadoVor 12 Tage

    is should be called the spined cupid ant

  • Ms. Cringe
    Ms. CringeVor 14 Tage

    SAY WHATTTTTTTTTT Your so lucky

  • LeafeonMS
    LeafeonMSVor 15 Tage

    Wait… you live in Canada, right? So the ant doesn’t live near you?

  • Speqker_


    Vor 12 Tage

    he moved to Philippines

  • Phsycswat


    Vor 14 Tage

    uhh i think antopia is in philippines

  • Undead Dragon
    Undead DragonVor 16 Tage


  • Raven playz XDD
    Raven playz XDDVor 16 Tage

    Is it all free

  • Coryntheus Rotharmel
    Coryntheus RotharmelVor 20 Tage

    Love this channel, but my sidonglobophobia was triggered too many times... ech

  • pepe chill
    pepe chillVor 24 Tage

    its price less to see you do math. the 44% amazed me

  • Bri Baby
    Bri BabyVor Monat

    How honorable to name it after us ❤️

  • zatoriasc
    zatoriascVor Monat


  • zatoriasc
    zatoriascVor Monat


  • Nate
    NateVor Monat

    O U R finding

  • Q W
    Q WVor Monat

    We? You mean you?

  • Erik Weber
    Erik WeberVor Monat

    I’m actually astounded by the ppl that called it click bait like this man is such a genuinely nice person and has such pure energy.

  • Yuk Chun Wong
    Yuk Chun WongVor Monat

    soooo cool cool guys cool did you see its horns on its back i mean thorax

  • Yunxia Li
    Yunxia LiVor Monat


  • Honey Waseem
    Honey WaseemVor Monat


  • Danoeshan alvino
    Danoeshan alvinoVor Monat


  • Danoeshan alvino
    Danoeshan alvinoVor Monat


  • Marvy Dado
    Marvy DadoVor Monat

    The light ant

  • Michael Pittman
    Michael PittmanVor Monat

    i feel like someone would write a horror movie using your antopia as a setting place for it. no offense, but its kinda reminds me of "he's got his own custom built house, for his ants."


    i love new species of ants,pls be a new species!😁

  • Joshua Ekale
    Joshua EkaleVor Monat

    he,s sus

  • Ertin Site
    Ertin SiteVor Monat

    There is o.445 chance ,not 44.5! Do u understand how lucky u are?!

  • Eduardo Contante
    Eduardo ContanteVor Monat

    Maybe imported hell ant

  • Issy Guinn
    Issy GuinnVor Monat

    That's amazing a DElevelr along with the watchers found a new species.

  • Lox6n
    Lox6nVor Monat

    AntsCanada: they are examining our ant as you are watching this! people watching in 2100: dam thats a long time

  • Jerca Vogel
    Jerca VogelVor Monat

    an ant 555

  • XtremeXcaliber
    XtremeXcaliberVor Monat

    Hey imma start a ant colony I already has red ants in my balcony garden thing and I also have black ants in there so I decided I'd make a black ant colony.

  • Lê Nguyễn Đình Bình
    Lê Nguyễn Đình BìnhVor 2 Monate

    If not, then its safe to do Anything,because the four sectioned ant stings,and ít hurts

  • Lê Nguyễn Đình Bình
    Lê Nguyễn Đình BìnhVor 2 Monate

    I wonder if the ant has four Sections including its heads, which my country might have

  • miniMEGA29
    miniMEGA29Vor 2 Monate

    If you're 555 then I am 666.

  • Jerron Ng
    Jerron NgVor 2 Monate

    I know this is one month late But this is insane you act so nature when Literally MADE A NEW DISCOVERY the ant looks cute:)

  • draggonsteelman_user
    draggonsteelman_userVor 2 Monate

    i enjoyed the vid but ants in my house suck, last time i woke up with *counting* 1 - 5 ant bites

  • Shyamala Ramesh
    Shyamala RameshVor 2 Monate


  • Jac Awesomeness99
    Jac Awesomeness99Vor 2 Monate

    This ant species is officially kamen rider faiz(555)

  • Stu Cutt
    Stu CuttVor 2 Monate

    Exciting but a lot of filibustering. Not to take away from the big discovery, but Jesus Christ it could of been cut down to 2 mins. Other than that, an epic find and great viewing. Excited for the build too! 😜

  • Ryunosuke Mam
    Ryunosuke MamVor 2 Monate

    That isn’t how math works

  • Ryunosuke Mam

    Ryunosuke Mam

    Vor 2 Monate

    44.5% of ants in your country are undiscovered

  • Melchor Cariño
    Melchor CariñoVor 2 Monate

    Watching from the Philippines. Is your Antopia located in Indonesia?

  • Boxuan Liu
    Boxuan LiuVor 2 Monate

    now i know there are tons of ants since i started watching and i just found my old channel so i subbed to ya' when i was young there was only red and black ants

  • Ironic
    IronicVor 2 Monate

    Devil ant. Because of the horns on its back

  • Christopher Emman C. Cruz
    Christopher Emman C. CruzVor 2 Monate

    Help Native ants Me: commit mass murder and kill every invasives on sight Me: or your just support and be the water boy and give them jelly

  • Richard Bondad
    Richard BondadVor 2 Monate

    Wait mister i know you're in the Philippines now but where are you exactly, i was stunned after hearing the mount isarog which is located here in camarines sur

  • Avish 1
    Avish 1Vor 2 Monate

    The question should be how AntsCanada found a new species I mean a crazy ant addict finding a new ant that's like his dream come true

  • Rumiko Castillo
    Rumiko CastilloVor 2 Monate

    I Have Myrmecophobia But Im Only Terrified When I See The Ant Myself

  • Slade Alley
    Slade AlleyVor 2 Monate

    i think it should be called the heartbreaker ant

  • miguel campos
    miguel camposVor 2 Monate

    Good for Antopia and you😊😀

  • primericaok
    primericaokVor 2 Monate

    These videos recap too much seems repetitive

  • drgily
    drgilyVor 2 Monate


  • Anthony Miller
    Anthony MillerVor 2 Monate

    It might be a new species I'm pretty sure somebody in this world fountas and before you but just didn't care enough to actually check if it was a new species

  • Sumalee Hengyodmak
    Sumalee HengyodmakVor 2 Monate

    I actually found this ant in my backyard.they were nesting nearby another nest and they were not the same species.this…is…AMAZING!

  • husky
    huskyVor 2 Monate

    Where’s Ant 666?

  • black dance Tackiyas
    black dance TackiyasVor 2 Monate


  • Laurent Benedict flestado
    Laurent Benedict flestadoVor 2 Monate

    This ant should be called warrior ants or smthn cuz he looks like he has a cape like thingy, he reminds me of roman soldiers

  • Theodore Bevan
    Theodore BevanVor 2 Monate

    Meranoplus bicolor is the name of the ants

  • D'Marion Rivera
    D'Marion RiveraVor 2 Monate

    So cool dude I've been watching your videos for so long now

  • That One Blob
    That One BlobVor 2 Monate

    I would name the ant species antgreatius

  • Lxwiiz YT
    Lxwiiz YTVor 2 Monate

    Cringe guy

  • Jacob Acker
    Jacob AckerVor 2 Monate

    Name it spiked nutsack ant lmao

  • martin kullberg
    martin kullbergVor 2 Monate

    Lovebut ant 😁

  • Carbon No6
    Carbon No6Vor 2 Monate

    Lmao.. Dr. General! Love that name!

  • Ray Smith
    Ray SmithVor 2 Monate

    Hey it’s still exiting! 😁

  • Water
    WaterVor 2 Monate

    Fun fact: my cat likes to eat olives.

  • Joyce Compoli
    Joyce CompoliVor 2 Monate

    That ant looks like it has scales

  • sam
    samVor 2 Monate

    Jesus is coming be ready and if u wacth my videos dont scroll bc jesus want us to share gospel.

  • HomeSlice
    HomeSliceVor 2 Monate


  • Dizzy
    DizzyVor 2 Monate

    watching these ant videos makes me regret all the ant hills I destroyed as a kid. I had a big hill of fire ants that I tossed a fire cracker inside, then flooded with water. I pretty much nuked and tsunami them D:

  • PeppermintGreen
    PeppermintGreenVor 2 Monate

    The Ant God was happy with your love and care for ants, so he treated you to a new, beautiful ant to look after


    I live in Malaysia


    I've had discovered that ant before but I keep her in a test tube setup but she died.I don't know it was a worker.And I recognised her by its hair.

  • kurtle
    kurtleVor 2 Monate

    im always aggrivated that people go to a video that they know they hate just to dislike

  • Sarah Ng
    Sarah NgVor 2 Monate

    Which country is he in? Not Canada?

  • Harveysguy Gaming
    Harveysguy GamingVor 2 Monate

    Antscanada I am a normal ant care person also him I am making a big house for our ants and help in a any war against invasive ants I am very ordinary and I will find another ant family and I have been doing this stuff over 1 whole year of taking care of ants very ordinary

  • Danté T. Edwards
    Danté T. EdwardsVor 2 Monate

    It amuses me that the top reference is named Dr. General. I'm not making an attempt to discredit... Just sharing my amusement.

  • Alex Adaban
    Alex AdabanVor 2 Monate

    Im one im ahu

  • shezarvince dofz
    shezarvince dofzVor 2 Monate

    Wait your a Filipino

  • shezarvince dofz
    shezarvince dofzVor 2 Monate


  • Tracy D
    Tracy DVor 2 Monate

    Honeypot ants

  • That One Daily Gamer
    That One Daily GamerVor 2 Monate

    Thi is not clickbait

  • life begins after coffee
    life begins after coffeeVor 2 Monate

    Whatever this is, *we want five of em'*