12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Ants hard at work

These ants can be seen harvesting the honeydew trail of the aphids as they extract the moisture from this plant.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Ithaca, New York, United States of America
Camera: DMC-FZ60
Copyright: © Kathy Troy