Asked in AntsPest Control
How do you get rid of red ants?
June 23, 2015 2:51PM
A professional exterminator is the way to get rid of red ants. The insects in question (Solenopsis invicta) proliferate as South American native arthropods introduced into the United States of America from Brazil in the 1930s. They respond in Latin America to parasitism by ant-decapitating phorid flies (Apocephalus) hatched from eggs laid by parents in red fire ant heads and in North America to home remedies (such as baited boric acid and orange oil-treated properties) sometimes and to professional treatments (including mound destruction and population extermination) always.