Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Nature Notes: Ants

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These ants lived in a fallen tree trunk and thy were the biggest I have ever seen. I don't know what species they are. The photos were taken at Mesa Verde

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I wasn't about to use my fingers for size comparison, so here they are next to my ring.

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They chomped down on it quickly, maybe trying if it was any good to eat or trying to scare the strange thing away.

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