Anorak News | Introducing The Trap Door Ant

Introducing The Trap Door Ant

by | 22nd, July 2008

THE trap-door ant – faster then Gordon Brown at a banquet:

It is the speeding bullet of the natural world. The trap-jaw ant snaps shut its mandibles at speeds of 35 to 64 metres per second, about 2300 times faster than the blink of an eye.

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