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Tropical Pachycondyla epitomize the ant as lone huntress. Even though these insects live in colonies, ants of this genus forage and retrieve prey singly. This P. cooki  ant has caught an histerid beetle.

Jatun Sacha reserve, Napo, Ecuador

Tropical Pachycondyla epitomize the ant as lone huntress. Even though these insects live in colonies, ants of this genus forage and retrieve prey singly. This P. cooki ant has caught an histerid beetle. Jatun Sacha reserve, Napo, Ecuador

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