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Eciton burchellii (army ants)

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They raid seeking for preys

         
 
Major workers
 
         

 

They found preys and then cut them for transport

         
     
         

 

The transport of preys to the bivouac (nest)

         
 

 

 

Portrait of major workers, different shapes and sizes of mandibules

 

Male E. burchellii
   
   

 

Costa Rica, La Selva Biological Station , June 2008

 

 

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