Allegheny Mound Ant (image) Ohio State University Caption This is an Allegheny mound ant in the laboratory. Engineers at the Ohio State University are studying the ant's neck joint, in order to understand the ant's lifting ability. Credit Image by Vienny Nguyen, courtesy of Ohio State University. Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.