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Cyphomyrmex sp.
These Cyphomyrmex ants grow yeast fungus gardens for food. The ants grow their small, simple gardens on insect droppings rather than the foliage used in huge leafcutter colonies. Photo © Mark W. Moffett/Minden Pictures
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