Ghost Ant Frequently Asked Questions in Cocoa & Melbourne, FL

What do ghost ants eat?

Ghost ants are attracted to sweets such as sugar and syrup.

Where do ghost ants get their name?

Ghost ants get their name from their size and pale color. Their light shade makes it difficult for you to see them.

How many queens do ghost ant colonies have?

Ghost ant colonies typically have multiple queens.

Where do ghost ants build their nests?

Ghost ants build their colonies typically outdoors, but they are also known to build their nests inside homes too. Often times when ghost ants build their nest inside homes they target: walls, molding, and under carpets and flooring.

Do ghost ants sting?

No ghost ants do not sting.

Do ghost ants smell?

Ghost ants are known to give off a coconut-like odor when they are crushed.