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British Wood-ants

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It is estimated that there are about 50 species of ant in the British Isles today, many of which are inconspicuous in terms both of worker and nest size. In addition, many ants are largely subterranean, or make small nests in wood or the nests of others. For this reason, the general naturalist will not see the majority of these species.

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"British Wildlife is the pulsating heart of the UK nature conservation movement."

Matthew Oates, National Trust

"The most important and informative publication on wildlife of our times"

Michael McCarthy, The Independent

"Packed with readable, thoughtful, up to date articles; written by ecologists and naturalists for ecologists and naturalists"

Nick Baker, Presenter and Naturalist