Aphaenogaster albisetosa

Aphaenogaster albisetosa worker with Staphylinid beetle. Many of these beetles have managed to trick the ants into believing that they belong to the nest, so that the ants will feed and defend them.
Aphaenogaster albisetosa worker with Staphylinid beetle. Many of these beetles have managed to trick the ants into believing that they belong to the nest, so that the ants will feed and defend them.