Language: Chinese with scientific nomenclature
Ants are very common on Earth, belonging to Insecta, Hymenoptera, Formicidae. They are typical social insects with many species and large groups. A small ant colony has only a few dozen individuals, while a large ant colony can reach hundreds of millions of individuals. Over the years, some photography enthusiasts have taken many ecological photos of ants with their macro lenses. The editor of this book collected ecological photos of 161 species of ants and compiled this colourful ecological book; these ants cover 11 subfamilies and 66 genera.
Summary in Chinese:
蚂蚁在地球上十分常见，隶属于昆虫纲、膜翅目 、蚁科，是典型的社会性昆虫，种类多，群体数量大 。 小的蚁群只有几十个个体，大的蚁群可以达到数 亿个个体。多年来，一些摄影爱好者用他们的微距镜头拍摄 了不少蚂蚁生态照片。本书编者收集了161种蚂蚁的生 态照片，编写成这本彩色生态图鉴；这些蚂蚁涵盖了 11个亚科66属。