Farming Ants: Leafcutters and Fungus Growers - Alex Wild Photography
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Atta cephalotes leafcutter ants are true agriculturalists, farming an edible fungus (visible here as a white mold) in underground chambers.

Captive colony at the California Academy of Sciences

Atta cephalotes leafcutter ants are true agriculturalists, farming an edible fungus (visible here as a white mold) in underground chambers. Captive colony at the California Academy of Sciences

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