Arboreal Ants: Life in the Treetops - Alex Wild Photography
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Colobopsis impressa

Colobopsis impressa

Colobopsis impressa is a small arboreal ant whose minor workers (right) mimic Crematogaster acrobat ants. The major workers (left) serve as living doors, plugging nest entrances with an enlarged head. Laboratory colony at the University of Central Florida, USA

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