Pogonomyrmex rugosus (Rough Harvester Ant)

Although primarily seed harvesters, most Pogonomyrmex are very happy to get protein-rich food if it is easily available. Here a Pogonomyrmex rugosus worker is taking part in the bounty of a termite flight.
Although primarily seed harvesters, most Pogonomyrmex are very happy to get protein-rich food if it is easily available. Here a Pogonomyrmex rugosus worker is taking part in the bounty of a termite flight.