Florida is home to over 221 different species of ants. Ants are a nuisance and can be quite tricky to get rid of them. Some will have colonies with subcolonies, meaning thousands of ants to contend with eradicating. Below, are a few of the most common ants we can eliminate for you. Knowing about each ant’s particular eating habits, preferred shelter, and overall nuances will give you a better idea of how to deal with them. The most common Florida ants.