Science Media Centre

Science Media Centre

In the News

Invader ants don’t last in New Zealand

John Kerr posted in on December 1st, 2011.

The faltering march of an invasive ant species has been making headlines both in New Zealand and overseas. The invasive Argentine ant (Linepithema humile), first detected in New Zealand over 20 years ago, is well known internationally for its ability to spread in new territories. The ants are concern to authorities as the ants compete with […]

Copyright 2016 Science Media Centre (New Zealand)

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy