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Ants Farming Aphids

Several ant species herd aphids in much the same way that humans herd cattle and take their milk. Instead of milk, aphids excrete a sugary honeydew that the ant...
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Several ant species herd aphids in much the same way that humans herd cattle and take their milk. Instead of milk, aphids excrete a sugary honeydew that the ants devour. The Ant on the left is in this process and a honeydew can be seen.


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5 Comments | Report
Henrythe8th
 
Henrythe8th March 14, 2015
this is an amazing shot
sandrajohnson
sandrajohnson March 30, 2015
Thank you. I was extremly please that that I caught the right moment.
thatunicorngal PRO
 
thatunicorngal April 16, 2020
Really cool macro shot.
sandrajohnson
sandrajohnson April 17, 2020
Thank you.
andrewquarrell_1632
 
andrewquarrell_1632 April 16, 2020
congratulations on your winning image. wonderfull shot
sandrajohnson
sandrajohnson April 17, 2020
Thank you.
margaretgodfrey PRO
 
margaretgodfrey April 16, 2020
Wow, great macro, congrats on winning challenge :)
sandrajohnson
sandrajohnson April 17, 2020
Thank you.
joedhill PRO+
 
joedhill April 17, 2020
Your welcome
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