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

A <strong>Red Ant</strong> (<em>Formica</em> spp.) milking Oleander Aphids. These types of ants stroke aphids with their antennae to encourage them to release a clear liquid called "honeydew", which they drink.
A Red Ant (Formica spp.) milking Oleander Aphids. These types of ants stroke aphids with their antennae to encourage them to release a clear liquid called "honeydew", which they drink.

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