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Ants and ant-mimic treehoppers

Ants and ant-mimic treehoppers

Cephalotes atratus turtle ants gather honeydew from treehoppers that have evolved to resemble ant abdomens as a form of camouflage. Morretes, Paraná, Brazil.

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