Clever Ants by Keld Bach

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These Black Garden Ants were actually keeping a small herd of Aphids (plant lice) for the honeydew they produce. 60mm macro lens + macro twin flash kit. You can see a better and larger version here


nature, black garden ant, aphids, honeydew

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  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...over 1 year ago

  • Thanks very much :)

    – Keld Bach

  • Dean Cunningham
    Dean Cunninghamover 1 year ago

    just amazing – wonderful pic keld !

  • Thanks very much, Dean :)

    – Keld Bach

  • Jo Nijenhuis
    Jo Nijenhuisover 1 year ago

    I liked this so much… Guess what?

    Enjoy the Permanent Featured Gallery – December 15/2012!
    Have a wonderful Weekend!
    Cheers, Jo ;)

  • Thank you so much, Jo. That’s quite a stunning feature :)

    – Keld Bach

  • MotherNature
    MotherNatureover 1 year ago

    Phenomenal capture of ants “farming” aphids! Congratulations on your feature – FAVE:>)

  • Thank you so much :)

    – Keld Bach

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