Giant leaf cutter ants are pound-for-pound some of the strongest creatures on earth.

The mandibles of giant leaf cutter ants and relatively large for their size and they are perfect for biting off pieces of plant material. However, if provoked the ants will also use their jaws to defend against predators. In the video YouTuber Brave Wilderness decided to see how much damage a single giant leaf cutter ant could do in 60 seconds. As you might have expected the results are not pretty.

If the sight of blood makes you squeamish then you might not want to watch this video.

Image from Brave Wilderness on YouTube

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