Pogonomyrmex rugosus (Rough Harvester Ant)

A Pogonomyrmex rugosus worker capturing a termite king or queen. After a mating flight, the vulnerable termite kings and queens run around on the ground looking for places to start new nests. Ants make the most of the termites' vulnerabilityl
A Pogonomyrmex rugosus worker capturing a termite king or queen. After a mating flight, the vulnerable termite kings and queens run around on the ground looking for places to start new nests. Ants make the most of the termites' vulnerabilityl