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Why is a bullet ant called a 'bullet'?
Its bite feels like a bullet. The ant named on account of its powerful and potent sting. It inhabits humid lowland rain forests from Nicaragua to Brazil, where it is often called "Hormiga Veinticuatro" or "24 (hour) ant", referring to the "waves of burning, throbbing, all-consuming pain that continues unabated for up to 24 hours".
Which country is Veracruz a part of?
Mexico. Veracruz is a state in in Eastern Mexico, located along the coast of the Gulf of Mexico.
Which country is Yucatan a part of?
Mexico. Yucatan is a large peninsula which separates the Caribbean Sea from the Gulf of Mexico.