Myrmecos

An insider’s view of an ant colony

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A worker cradles a freshly-laid egg in the brood nest of a laboratory colony of the Argentine Ant Linepithema humile.


photo details: Canon EOS 7D camera
Canon MP-E 65mm 1-5x macro lens
ISO 100, f/13, 1/250sec

Comments

  1. #1 Marc
    July 3, 2010

    Arr!

    What a picture! Hope the ants doing well!

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