Ants vs. Axolotl

  • Published: 03 November 2018
  • Have you ever seen an axolotl? What happens when ants and an axolotl mix? Do you even know how to pronounce 'axolotl'? Join us for another episode of discovery as we learn about the peculiar, endearing, and incredible ways of an amphibian which has gone close to extinct in its natural range. Our newest Antiverse guest comes to us by way of need. You see, the resident crayfish (Emperor Sapphire) which used to keep the waters (the Golden Springs) of our Yellow Crazy Ant colony (the Golden Empire) clean, has outgrown his domain. So, to take his place, is a new axolotl, a mighty white aquadragon. Will the this axolotl settle into the Golden Springs and perform his cleaning duties just as well as our former crayfish? Ant love forever! This video was shot in 4K Ultra HD resolution.

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Comments • 17 122

  • AntsCanada
    AntsCanada   9 months back

    Rest assured, AC Family! I'm a step ahead, and this adorable creature is no longer here. Great plans for this axolotl! Thanks for watching, guys. Ant love forever!

  • Sara knutsson
    Sara knutsson  10 hours back

    its wanna be wild

    • Sara knutsson
      Sara knutsson  10 hours back

      thats sad axolotl

      • Devon M
        Devon M  4 days back

        should name it 'Mudkip' after the pokemon

        • KitttyCat Lover
          KitttyCat Lover  4 days back

          Woo! Axolotls for life!

          • Johan Segersson
            Johan Segersson  5 days back

            THE soil came from THE golden springs

            • MiniCiniSticks Meow
              MiniCiniSticks Meow  6 days back

              Axolotls are blind

              • Danny Buenaventura
                Danny Buenaventura  6 days back

                Most people: *GET TO THE POINT*
                Me: Are we there yet?

                • Paul Pighee
                  Paul Pighee  1 weeks back

                  Ad starts when he says behold

                  • Fred gamer
                    Fred gamer  1 weeks back

                    I swear if the axolotl gets hurt animal protection services will be right at your door hoe

                    • the silver brick
                      the silver brick  2 weeks back

                      The soil came from the scarab beetle's container

                      • Smoke-This
                        Smoke-This  2 weeks back

                        axlotls are so awesome, cool video. really wonderful how he stared out at the beyond...

                        • Kaleb Lovejoy
                          Kaleb Lovejoy  2 weeks back

                          Get it it’s on habitat like if you agree

                          • Tanner Goff
                            Tanner Goff  2 weeks back

                            The soil is the poop soil from th grubs

                            • fordwheeldrive
                              fordwheeldrive  2 weeks back

                              I can’t believe I just watched 24 minutes of ants and an axolotl without a second thought. I was sucked in, completely interested within the first thirty seconds. The way he talks and narrates is just spectacular. Wow.

                              • Triston Line
                                Triston Line  2 weeks back

                                Or maybe the axolotl is just looking at it's reflection, unable to see past it. Lol

                                • Jennifer Walter
                                  Jennifer Walter  2 weeks back

                                  Soil came from the Beatles/grubs bins

                                  • DragonDab25 Dagger
                                    DragonDab25 Dagger  2 weeks back

                                    Pretty sure this video is old but you should name it Del Derado Dragon

                                    • Daven Bezotte
                                      Daven Bezotte  2 weeks back

                                      i was so upset you were going to let the ants eat that beautiful creature alive

                                      • maxx
                                        maxx  3 weeks back

                                        Thanks for keeping the Axolotl in bad bad environment for youtube clicks. NOT.

                                        Full-Born-Wolf comment to what you do wrong ...

                                        Proves your channel worthless, sorry.

                                        • alonzo muddiman
                                          alonzo muddiman  3 weeks back

                                          They can also regenerate limbs

                                          • Mr. Oli
                                            Mr. Oli  3 weeks back

                                            wtf 19:50 scared me so much

                                            • cassie
                                              cassie  3 weeks back


                                              • Cream Star!
                                                Cream Star!  3 weeks back


                                                • Jordan Parker
                                                  Jordan Parker  3 weeks back

                                                  Put him / her in fire nation's lake

                                                  • james dx monster zavala

                                                    Name it the white dragon

                                                    • iEatGophers
                                                      iEatGophers  3 weeks back

                                                      The rhino Beatles

                                                      • Noobly Doubly
                                                        Noobly Doubly  3 weeks back

                                                        Aqua! That would be the Axolotl name! Pls :3

                                                        • Arij Chamoun
                                                          Arij Chamoun  3 weeks back

                                                          So cool

                                                          • Oh_Yes 16
                                                            Oh_Yes 16  3 weeks back

                                                            The Diamond Dragon

                                                            • Phantom Golden Freddy
                                                              Phantom Golden Freddy  3 weeks back

                                                              It can walk on land

                                                              • Phantom Golden Freddy
                                                                Phantom Golden Freddy  3 weeks back

                                                                Snow god

                                                                • ZiggyBoi331
                                                                  ZiggyBoi331  3 weeks back

                                                                  I think we could name him Neptune. Neptune is the Roman god of the sea

                                                                  • sheldon chambliss
                                                                    sheldon chambliss  3 weeks back

                                                                    ax-oh-la-tle that's the pronunciation

                                                                    • Carlos Salazar
                                                                      Carlos Salazar  3 weeks back

                                                                      It's name is of nahuatl origin a Mexican native American language the true pronunciation is ash-olohtl the "X" makes a SH sound.

                                                                      • excellent envy
                                                                        excellent envy  3 weeks back

                                                                        I'm glad you decided to move your axeloytl I had one a few years ago and they will grow to be way too large for 10 gallons and axeloytls will sometimes try to go on land and I'm sure that wouldn't end well for the axeloytl with all the ants and if they don't have enough water they can lose their gills and just be lizards or if the water is not clean.

                                                                        • Rebeka Olson
                                                                          Rebeka Olson  3 weeks back

                                                                          I have a axollotle

                                                                          • Henry_the_gamer
                                                                            Henry_the_gamer  3 weeks back

                                                                            Take him out

                                                                            • Bella H
                                                                              Bella H  3 weeks back

                                                                              Maybe u should name the Axolotl the iron emperor because it's white

                                                                              • Kiara Hiczpán
                                                                                Kiara Hiczpán  3 weeks back


                                                                                • Godzilla lover 911
                                                                                  Godzilla lover 911  3 weeks back

                                                                                  If u keep putting animals against each other I will put u and ur family against each other... and there will only be one left standing in the end

                                                                                  • Mac Mullins
                                                                                    Mac Mullins  3 weeks back

                                                                                    Make a new habitat or if that’s too hard don’t oh and if you do I get to the point that it still like for the ants

                                                                                    • Kishon Wijesuriya
                                                                                      Kishon Wijesuriya  4 weeks back

                                                                                      It needs a way bigger place to live

                                                                                      • Iconsolo Productions
                                                                                        Iconsolo Productions  4 weeks back

                                                                                        11:49 is that Bump in the Night I hear

                                                                                        • Bobby Buffington
                                                                                          Bobby Buffington  4 weeks back

                                                                                          That thing is so amazing. Get a bigger home for it!

                                                                                          • Travis Brown
                                                                                            Travis Brown  4 weeks back

                                                                                            I would have used 5 or 6 fresh water shrimp instead.

                                                                                            • Enzo Baccarelli
                                                                                              Enzo Baccarelli  4 weeks back

                                                                                              Why an axolotl

                                                                                              • Paul Post
                                                                                                Paul Post  4 weeks back

                                                                                                have you ever thought of just maybe a pleco or just a few minnows or mollys dont get me wrong i like the axolotl but to me i think a minnow or just an type of bottom feeder fish would do good in this aquarium especially if you want it to eat the dead and a few minnow would definitely eat them dead and and also not only that their small they might even get enough nutrients just from eating dead ants i was going to say archer fish but they would probably be more a danger to the ants then helpful because they shoot water at insects they see on leaves and things thats how they hunt minnows or mollys thought would probably work best