My Dracula Ant Colony - ants that suck blood

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  • Published: 08 September 2018
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    There are vampires in the ant world, and today we meet them. A new ant colony known as Dracula ants (Stigmatomma sp.) has come to the Ant Room, and what we discover in this video about their secret blood-sucking lives, is not only mind-blowing, but is actually new to science! Ant love forever! This video was shot in 4K Ultra HD resolution.

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Comments • 20 850

  • AntsCanada
    AntsCanada   7 months back

    If you enjoyed this episode, watch the continuation of this colony's story here (Haloween Episode): https://youtu.be/jy41S-jZcUk

    • Andrew Hynes
      Andrew Hynes  2 days back

      +Darian Kimberly it's #antloveforever# you not love ants?

    • Andrew Hynes
      Andrew Hynes  2 days back

      +Sadie Levert vampire 🐜🐜ants #antloveforever#

    • René Alamo
      René Alamo  1 weeks back

      Are these actual first records/discoveries?? Why don't you team up with a university?

      I'm interested in knowing if your archiving this stuff with some type of institute or organization?

    • gastosaurus films
      gastosaurus films  3 weeks back

      You shoud do a bullet ant collony

    • darwin ret
      darwin ret  2 months back

      the blood nation

  • Therese t
    Therese t  1 days back

    the drakulas

    • Aztekucha
      Aztekucha  1 days back

      I did and maybe call it the "BLOOD COLONIE" or "BLOOD NEST"

      • Theuns v.R
        Theuns v.R  2 days back

        I would call the habitat transylvania and the wants dracula

        • Brittany Burch
          Brittany Burch  2 days back

          the bloodsuckers is what we should name the new ants

          • DokiDoki out of here
            DokiDoki out of here  2 days back

            Eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeew

            • Emma Lyn
              Emma Lyn  2 days back

              Dracula naysion

              • diabeticmonkey
                diabeticmonkey  2 days back

                It makes sense that they would be able to eat solids AND liquids if this species has survived for so long. They’ve evolved to sustain themselves on anything

                • Hoggarth The Wise Smeagol

                  They look like Australian bulldog ants

                  • Sarkis Kasabian
                    Sarkis Kasabian  4 days back

                    Here is a name if you combine ant towers call it antsylvania.

                    • Tijmen de Groen
                      Tijmen de Groen  5 days back

                      0:03 motherf- uh nature

                      • Jose Carrero
                        Jose Carrero  5 days back

                        Dracula descendants

                        • Seven 89
                          Seven 89  5 days back

                          Non-Lethal cannibalistic Dracula ants. I hate those ants though but that's fascinating

                          • Ekon Ramos
                            Ekon Ramos  6 days back

                            I think maybe "Bloody Nation"

                            • NumbingDisasterAnon
                              NumbingDisasterAnon  6 days back

                              Got this from my love for Stellaris, but I think "The Blood Court" would be very aesthetic

                              • Picaxe of Destiny
                                Picaxe of Destiny  7 days back

                                Blood boys

                                • Darveen
                                  Darveen  7 days back

                                  "and a twig" *drops a beat*

                                  • Leah Cheng Live games opens toys

                                    Oh goodness

                                    • Joel Acosta
                                      Joel Acosta  7 days back

                                      How are they going to multiply if they keep drinking blood from their young

                                      • SoggySkull
                                        SoggySkull  1 weeks back

                                        Name them The Pennsylvania Crawlers

                                        • Jozzy Williams
                                          Jozzy Williams  1 weeks back

                                          I super love how This channel seems to take its cues from the old skool Animal Planet/ Discovery Channel Documentaries WHICH I LOVE. I hated so much when those channels resorted to "Reality" T.V. Shows instead of the Awesome Documentaries that help make those channels so big in the first place. I really appreciate what this channel dose and how they bring it to us. Keep up the Awesome Work and R.I.P. to the Old Skool Discovery Channel your greatness lives on through Youtube Uploads.

                                          • James Rich
                                            James Rich  1 weeks back

                                            What’s the easiest have and to keep ?

                                            • kiwi Eevee
                                              kiwi Eevee  1 weeks back

                                              Call them the blood suckers

                                              • kiwi Eevee
                                                kiwi Eevee  1 weeks back

                                                Next up on antscanada







                                                I feed ants my own blood

                                                • diabeticmonkey
                                                  diabeticmonkey  2 days back

                                                  I’m AntsCanada. Welcome to Jackass

                                                • Alex Ehlers
                                                  Alex Ehlers  5 days back

                                                  2025: I fed myself to my ants! (Last video)

                                              • Joni the boi
                                                Joni the boi  1 weeks back

                                                You should of named it trANTSylvania..

                                                • Champluvdogz
                                                  Champluvdogz  1 weeks back

                                                  Misquotes: 0-o o-o

                                                  • CreepyPastelitos
                                                    CreepyPastelitos  2 weeks back

                                                    OH HELL NO!

                                                    • David N.L.T
                                                      David N.L.T  2 weeks back

                                                      Can you do face reveal plz

                                                      • Echos
                                                        Echos  2 weeks back

                                                        Not to burst your bubble or anything, but I _HIGHLY_ doubt you were the first person in history to study this species of ants😐

                                                        • Rain
                                                          Rain  2 weeks back

                                                          Prolly aready got a name for them but I'd recommend "Children of the Night"

                                                          • Elisa
                                                            Elisa  2 weeks back

                                                            i need to do my homework but I can't stop watching your videos help

                                                            • XxLunaGachaxX
                                                              XxLunaGachaxX  2 weeks back

                                                              WOW all I could think of was
                                                              huh they are like mosquitoes

                                                              • Grizzled Dude
                                                                Grizzled Dude  2 weeks back

                                                                The sound in the back scares me

                                                                • Sheryl Samala
                                                                  Sheryl Samala  2 weeks back

                                                                  This video is amazing.

                                                                  • Chance Dobkins
                                                                    Chance Dobkins  2 weeks back

                                                                    Potential name? The Blood Suckers

                                                                    • Savannah Twyford
                                                                      Savannah Twyford  2 weeks back

                                                                      Oh uhhhhh.... there black

                                                                      • kolby kane
                                                                        kolby kane  2 weeks back

                                                                        the drinking colony

                                                                        • dimyoll yoll
                                                                          dimyoll yoll  2 weeks back

                                                                          Eeeeww

                                                                          • Salaar gaming
                                                                            Salaar gaming  2 weeks back

                                                                            The future: We name these ants the blood legion.

                                                                            • BryanGabrielV. Santos
                                                                              BryanGabrielV. Santos  2 weeks back

                                                                              Well this is the most disgusting discovery we knew

                                                                              • jeremiah phifer-green
                                                                                jeremiah phifer-green  2 weeks back

                                                                                try and give them some of your blood may be a good experiment??? btw i subscribed because i love science

                                                                                • Foxy time Depthios
                                                                                  Foxy time Depthios  2 weeks back

                                                                                  I like ant but they Force me to hurt them 😢

                                                                                  • Axagon
                                                                                    Axagon  2 weeks back

                                                                                    aw man, those ants sucks




                                                                                    teh heh :P

                                                                                    • Ishaant De
                                                                                      Ishaant De  2 weeks back

                                                                                      And also the pupae looked like turds for my eyes

                                                                                      • Ishaant De
                                                                                        Ishaant De  2 weeks back

                                                                                        Yo AntsCanada call the Dracula ants the Translvania colony

                                                                                        • XxGacha_WolfexX
                                                                                          XxGacha_WolfexX  3 weeks back

                                                                                          Hey man, I'm actually starting a Dracula ant colony and I've been watching your vids forever, I have 4 of your towers, what bio packs do you use? And also what tips should I need to keep them?

                                                                                          • Rosalia Fernandez Whipple

                                                                                            Transylvania

                                                                                            • spidey beb! channel
                                                                                              spidey beb! channel  3 weeks back

                                                                                              you should name them the blood empire