Videos of Leafcutter Ants Show Their Division of Labor

Leafcutter ants may be the world’s first farmers. They basically collect leaves, bring them into their nests, and then eat the fungus that grows on the leaves. Now scientists have videotaped never-before-seen views of leafcutter ants at work processing leaves and growing their food supply. In a paper published in the journal Royal Society Open […]

Source: Entomology Today

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