All photographs copyright (2003-2013) by Kris H. Light

I was amazed to watch this natural drama play out before my eyes. A Syrphid larva caught an aphid (top one), a black ant came over to try and attack the larva. A second aphid walked on top of the larva, not a very smart move, but it got away with it th...
I was amazed to watch this natural drama play out before my eyes. A Syrphid larva caught an aphid (top one), a black ant came over to try and attack the larva. A second aphid walked on top of the larva, not a very smart move, but it got away with it that time! The ant is very blurry, but everything happened so fast I didn't have time to get it in focus.

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