Harpegnathos - Alex Wild Photography
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Up close with the Indian jumping ant Harpegnathos saltator.  Both sets of eyes- the large compound eyes for forming images and the small trio of ocelli for judging light levels- are visible in this photo. 

Laboratory colony at Arizona State University

Up close with the Indian jumping ant Harpegnathos saltator. Both sets of eyes- the large compound eyes for forming images and the small trio of ocelli for judging light levels- are visible in this photo. Laboratory colony at Arizona State University

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