Myrmecological Forum


Ants checklists:

Ants of North Carolina


Ants of south Western Australia (Eneabba region)


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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