Thread subject: Diptera.info :: ant receiving a drop of honeydew from an aphid (photo)
Posted by Ecooper on 19-08-2012 05:33
My latest blog is about photographing ants...which are everything that a macro photographer looks for: they are small (pretty much a prerequisite for macro), attractive (some of them at least) and best of all, they do interesting things.
Kind of like flies!
The photo below is a western thatching ant (Formica obscuripes) receiving a drop of honeydew from an aphid.
ant with nectar tight crop filtered sm
, on Flickr