Ant clinging to grass stem

Ant clinging to grass stem

Observation - Ant clinging to grass stem - Southern Africa. Description: Ant clinging to a very thin, brown, probably dead grass stem. It stayed in the same position while I pulled the stem down and photographed it (to hold it against the wind). What was the ant doing?? It didn't move and didn't seem to be trying to cut the g

Ant clinging to a very thin, brown, probably dead grass stem. It stayed in the same position while I pulled the stem down and photographed it (to hold it against the wind). What was the ant doing?? It didn't move and didn't seem to be trying to cut the grass.