Pheidole xerophilla

Here a Crematogaster smithii (right side of photo) defends a termite carcass from a Pheidole xerophila minor. I didn't see the C. smithii. acquire the termite, but I'm guessing that she was able to drive off the P. xerophila minors that had it originally.
Here a Crematogaster smithii (right side of photo) defends a termite carcass from a Pheidole xerophila minor. I didn't see the C. smithii. acquire the termite, but I'm guessing that she was able to drive off the P. xerophila minors that had it originally.