Ants in Mississippi

Multiple species of ants call Mississippi their home. The common big black ants of the state are the carpenter ants. While all ants are a nuisance, there are some that are more harmful than others. Identifying the species correctly goes a long way in preventing their infestation.

Types of Ants in Mississippi

Ants That Bite

  • Carpenter Ants
  • Sugar Ant
  • Fire Ants
  • Little Black Ant
  • Pavement Ants
  • Argentine Ant
  • Crazy Ant
  • Thief Ant
  • Harvester Ants

Ants That Don’t Bite