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Pheidole obscurithorax

Pheidole obscurithorax

In its native Argentina, a colony of Pheidole obscurithorax has found an millipede. Major workers use their powerful jaws to slice away parts of the unfortunate myriapod, while minor workers specialize in carrying the bits back to the nest. Entre Rios, Argentina

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