Ants are common household ants that can grow their population rapidly when conditions are favorable. Household ants are important pests that affect people life. Some of them are nuisance pests especially if their number become high. The bite of some ants are extremely painful and can cause inflammation of the skin. Here we review the most common household ants.
Ant pest management requires a precise understanding of the bio-ecology of social insects in general. but also that of the particular ant species.