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Rhytidoponera victoriae & Pheidole sp.

Rhytidoponera victoriae & Pheidole sp.

Ants fight over the rich resources in a fresh pile of Emu feces. In ant battles numbers usually prevail over size, and in this case the larger Rhytidoponera was killed by her opponents. Tower Hill Reserve, Victoria, Australia.

ants fightingPheidoleRhytidoponeracompetitionFormicidae