from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. One who studies ants.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An entomologist who makes a special study of ants, or of myrmeeology.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
This little ant simply walked up to myrmecologist Christian Rabeling in the Brazilian Amazon.
Carl Frederick's "The Study of Ants" seemed to be the real winner in this bunch - an myrmecologist (ant scientist) teaches an ant how to play chess, and the ants are VERY upset when another scientist cheats by taking a move back.
By my college years, I was a devoted myrmecologist, a specialist in the biology of ants.
Wilson was a myrmecologist, a specialist on the biology of ants.
After dismissing both cat-ant and catsect, he remembered that someone who studies ants is called a myrmecologist.
Haeckel defends the resulting system of thought against a variety of opponents, ranging from embryologist Wilhelm His to Jesuit myrmecologist Erich Wasmann.
American entomologist, myrmecologist, pioneer in ethology.
In any case, a while back myrmecologist Brian Fisher loaned me a captive colony of his beloved
As an insular myrmecologist I am a failure, though Ted Case knows it isn’t my fault.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.