How We Accidentally Discovered ANT # 555 and Made History

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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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  1. AntsCanada
    Hace un mes

    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:

    1. thousxndsunny
      Hace 25 días

      The children if ymir,, totally not from aot 🤧

    2. Julianne Mina
      Julianne Mina
      Hace 27 días

      The sentinels

    3. ripper animations
      ripper animations
      Hace un mes

      @AntsCanada i want the name collosals

    4. Vittorio Angius
      Vittorio Angius
      Hace un mes

      @AntsCanada aot fans be like

    5. VideoGamePlayOnMobile
      Hace un mes

      The olympians

  2. Jac Awesomeness99
    Jac Awesomeness99
    Hace 11 horas

    This ant species is officially kamen rider faiz(555)

  3. Stu Cutt
    Stu Cutt
    Hace 14 horas

    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! 😜

  4. Ryunosuke Mam
    Ryunosuke Mam
    Hace 22 horas

    That isn’t how math works

    1. Ryunosuke Mam
      Ryunosuke Mam
      Hace 22 horas

      44.5% of ants in your country are undiscovered

  5. Melchor Cariño
    Melchor Cariño
    Hace 2 días

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

  6. Boxuan Liu
    Boxuan Liu
    Hace 2 días

    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

  7. Ironic
    Hace 3 días

    Devil ant. Because of the horns on its back

  8. Christopher Emman C. Cruz
    Christopher Emman C. Cruz
    Hace 4 días

    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

  9. Richard Bondad
    Richard Bondad
    Hace 5 días

    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

  10. Avish 1
    Avish 1
    Hace 5 días

    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

  11. Rumiko Castillo
    Rumiko Castillo
    Hace 6 días

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

  12. Slade Alley
    Slade Alley
    Hace 6 días

    i think it should be called the heartbreaker ant

  13. miguel campos
    miguel campos
    Hace 6 días

    Good for Antopia and you😊😀

  14. primericaok
    Hace 7 días

    These videos recap too much seems repetitive

  15. drgily
    Hace 7 días


  16. Anthony Miller
    Anthony Miller
    Hace 8 días

    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

  17. Sumalee Hengyodmak
    Sumalee Hengyodmak
    Hace 9 días

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

  18. Aiden Duarte
    Aiden Duarte
    Hace 9 días

    Where’s Ant 666?

  19. Jacquielyn Tackiyas
    Jacquielyn Tackiyas
    Hace 11 días


  20. Laurent Benedict flestado
    Laurent Benedict flestado
    Hace 11 días

    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

  21. Theodore Bevan
    Theodore Bevan
    Hace 11 días

    Meranoplus bicolor is the name of the ants

  22. D'Marion Rivera
    D'Marion Rivera
    Hace 12 días

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

  23. That One Blob
    That One Blob
    Hace 13 días

    I would name the ant species antgreatius

  24. Lxwiiz YT
    Lxwiiz YT
    Hace 14 días

    Cringe guy

  25. Jacob Acker
    Jacob Acker
    Hace 16 días

    Name it spiked nutsack ant lmao

  26. martin kullberg
    martin kullberg
    Hace 17 días

    Lovebut ant 😁

  27. Carbon No6
    Carbon No6
    Hace 17 días

    Lmao.. Dr. General! Love that name!

  28. Ray Smith
    Ray Smith
    Hace 17 días

    Hey it’s still exiting! 😁

  29. Water
    Hace 17 días

    Fun fact: my cat likes to eat olives.

  30. Joyce Compoli
    Joyce Compoli
    Hace 18 días

    That ant looks like it has scales

  31. Jesus Team
    Jesus Team
    Hace 19 días

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

  32. Bibhudendu Panda
    Bibhudendu Panda
    Hace 19 días

    It would have been funnier if it was 569 or 420 and would not be funny if it was 666

  33. HomeSlice
    Hace 20 días


  34. Dizzy
    Hace 20 días

    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:

  35. PeppermintGreen
    Hace 20 días

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

    Hace 21 un día

    I live in Malaysia

    Hace 21 un día

    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.

  38. kurtle
    Hace 21 un día

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

  39. Sarah Ng
    Sarah Ng
    Hace 21 un día

    Which country is he in? Not Canada?

  40. Harveysguy Gaming
    Harveysguy Gaming
    Hace 23 días

    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

  41. Danté T. Edwards
    Danté T. Edwards
    Hace 23 días

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

  42. Alex Adaban
    Alex Adaban
    Hace 23 días

    Im one im ahu

  43. shezarvince dofz
    shezarvince dofz
    Hace 23 días

    Wait your a Filipino

  44. shezarvince dofz
    shezarvince dofz
    Hace 23 días


  45. Tracy D
    Tracy D
    Hace 23 días

    Honeypot ants

  46. That One Daily Gamer
    That One Daily Gamer
    Hace 23 días

    Thi is not clickbait

  47. life begins after coffee
    life begins after coffee
    Hace 24 días

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

  48. Matt D
    Matt D
    Hace 24 días

    how do you figure out if an ant is native or invasive if scientists don't already know?

    1. Lynerw
      Hace 21 un día

      Or the scientist just told him

  49. Poonam Jundare
    Poonam Jundare
    Hace 24 días

    Hi I am sahil I had caught this ant first only a month ago it was with me for 1 month it escaped but I'm now happy om from India 🇮🇳

  50. TrueSolunar
    Hace 24 días

    I think “Valentina” should be part of the scientific name because of the heart-shaped gaster and the spiny midsection, which resembles the thorns of a rose...

  51. Camy Pasteria
    Camy Pasteria
    Hace 25 días

    When i was in 2nd/1st grade i named all ants "gilbert" and we called the red ants "bad gilberts" and "small gilberts", "big gilberts" etc etc

  52. DungeonFungeon Gaming
    DungeonFungeon Gaming
    Hace 25 días

    What's the link of the ant species head and stuff im researching different types of ants.

  53. Niki shi Niki
    Niki shi Niki
    Hace 25 días


  54. Leslie Tsai
    Leslie Tsai
    Hace 25 días

    Your hard work has paid off, good job!

    Hace 26 días


  56. cyan
    Hace 26 días

    Wait so you're telling me the antsCANADA guy doesn't actually live in canada? :|

  57. Est727xx
    Hace 26 días

    I am LOVING the Human/Ant alliance theme. Beautiful work my friend

  58. Matej Sinko
    Matej Sinko
    Hace 27 días

    A good name for the maraurrder ants could be the dark army or the shadow army or somthing like that what do you think?

  59. Nayonika Punia
    Nayonika Punia
    Hace 27 días

    I think the name of the ant is acfimalionton

  60. Nayonika Punia
    Nayonika Punia
    Hace 27 días

    Omg Omg omg omg omg omg I am sooooooo happy I am that happy that i am having wing's

  61. jean pequignot
    jean pequignot
    Hace 27 días

    New to channel, and Im already discovering new species! You gotta love this, thanks a lot man!

    Hace 27 días

    Call it a jagger ant

  63. QuantumStriker 003
    QuantumStriker 003
    Hace 28 días

    Noice. More and more species will be uncovered slowly.

  64. BSS TV
    BSS TV
    Hace 29 días

    Ah yes kidnapping Three potential parents from their kids for research, science is wonderful :)

    1. BSS TV
      BSS TV
      Hace 26 días

      @Wujas Da God oh they die quickly :') may they rest in peace

    2. Wujas Da God
      Wujas Da God
      Hace 29 días

      They are just worker ants they die after 2 weeks

    3. BSS TV
      BSS TV
      Hace 29 días

      Ye I know the queen is the only one who gives birth but imagine each adult ant If they had kids Instead :)

  65. Ghidorah Gamer563
    Ghidorah Gamer563
    Hace un mes

    ik this is real. He has footage.

  66. Greg Kral
    Greg Kral
    Hace un mes

    totally awesome, dude. Thank you, gotta share with kids who love your channel, wonderful videography, and a wealth of knowledge.

  67. Special Train
    Special Train
    Hace un mes

    I would name it buddy ant

  68. Justin Mumy
    Justin Mumy
    Hace un mes

    Man goes out to the backyard and sees a cool bug tells a science person and is like boom new species

  69. spycakes fan
    spycakes fan
    Hace un mes

    These ants are in my house!!!! What do i do AC????

    1. Lynerw
      Hace 21 un día

      Dude just don't do anything... Just let it pass

  70. Aoi
    Hace un mes

    Imagine living there and having a funeral for every ant you accidentally step on

  71. Cheetah
    Hace un mes

    Imagine if the number was 666 👁👄👁

  72. TisKster_PTM
    Hace un mes


  73. Michael Plummer
    Michael Plummer
    Hace un mes

    Honestly I just got into the study of insects because of this guy (edit) he also is very chill

    1. AntsCanada
      Hace un mes

      The world needs morw entomologists! 🙌❤

  74. Universe-kun
    Hace un mes

    This ant is actually one of the cutest and coolest ones I've seen

  75. Teeratichod Kulma
    Teeratichod Kulma
    Hace un mes


  76. humprey cadano
    humprey cadano
    Hace un mes

    New ant new ant

  77. Alpha XD
    Alpha XD
    Hace un mes

    Ant goes *crawl*

  78. Jonah Broberg
    Jonah Broberg
    Hace un mes

    12:40 so... You don't live in Canada?...

    1. Adel and JJ 1
      Adel and JJ 1
      Hace 26 días

      He used to

  79. MythicXerk YT
    MythicXerk YT
    Hace un mes

    A name for the ants blackberry ants?

  80. FireStarter
    Hace un mes

    i agree @ethan cooper

  81. Crescentpaws5000
    Hace un mes

    This is cool I WAS HERE

  82. ains gar
    ains gar
    Hace un mes

    This account makes me want to be an entomologist

  83. Twilly163
    Hace un mes

    Gotta catch 'em all!! #ANTemon 😂

    Hace un mes

    *cannon in d plays in the background

  85. Jan Lorenz Francisco
    Jan Lorenz Francisco
    Hace un mes

    Im curious, new to the channel, is he Mikey Bustos?

    1. egg ndmd
      egg ndmd
      Hace un mes


  86. coinage
    Hace un mes

    These ants are absolutely freaking adorable.

  87. Tanishq Patil •70 years ago
    Tanishq Patil •70 years ago
    Hace un mes

    I mean what's the probability of finding a new species of an organism all together by an aspirer of that same organism who has dedicated his life's carrier to it...seems fate served it to you on a silver platter than anything else...

  88. Xcreenz M8
    Xcreenz M8
    Hace un mes

    This ant is famous and doesn't even know it 😂

  89. Bone Man
    Bone Man
    Hace un mes

    14:58 hmmmm that ants pretty SUSSY Sorry

  90. Izzi
    Hace un mes

    Doctor General... Is an amazing name.

    Hace un mes

    antscanada i live near you i mite have the same ant i catchshurd 7hs ago if im rigth its muratoplus baicolor ill give you a colony of it

  92. Jaheme Foster
    Jaheme Foster
    Hace un mes

    Me watch the vedio leave the viedio sometime later see the thumbnail of the vedio me he found a queen clicks vedio and see how stupid i am

  93. FoxRabbit •
    FoxRabbit •
    Hace un mes

    I’m scared to step outside cus I don’t wanna ruin any ant lives 😭🤚

    1. Aydin Yeung
      Aydin Yeung
      Hace 16 días


    2. Ominous Eclipse
      Ominous Eclipse
      Hace un mes


    Hace un mes


    Hace un mes

    antscanada pls tell me what size is the ant pllsss

  96. 999 animations
    999 animations
    Hace un mes

    Love the new ant ❤️❤️❤️❤️

  97. Thanh Nguyen
    Thanh Nguyen
    Hace un mes

    After 11 years of the channel the channel finally found an ant species

  98. Kristen Chellson
    Kristen Chellson
    Hace un mes

    I believe this is a new ant species

  99. Hnang Hoamtip
    Hnang Hoamtip
    Hace un mes

    I think the Marauder ants will be called The Metros !!

  100. Akka5000
    Hace un mes

    half the video was the exact same as last video