honey-pot ant

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Honeypot ants at a zoo

Etymology[edit]

From its large abdomen resembling a pot of honey.

Noun[edit]

honey-pot ant (plural honey-pot ants)

  1. A type of ant from Australia, known for its huge inflated amber-coloured abdomen.

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