Pseudomyrmex - Alex Wild Photography
Powered by SmugMug Log In
Pseudomyrmex peperi

Pseudomyrmex peperi

As payment for pest control services, swollen thorn acacias in Central America feed their symbiotic ants with nectar produced in special tissues in the leaves. Armenia, Cayó District, Belize.

Ecologymutualismsextrafloral nectariesPseudomyrmexPseudomyrmex peperiant plantsbelize