Image Gallery: Ants of the World

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Dolichoderus scabridus

Credit: Photograph © Alex Wild
Some plants supply nectar to ants in return for protection from herbivores. Here a Dolichoderus ant feeds from nectar. Dolichoderus are morphologically…Read More »

and ecologically diverse ants found worldwide. They are heavily sculptured and their bodies often ornamented with spines.   Less «
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