Aphid Farming

Aphid Farming

Observation - Aphid Farming. Description: Ants apparently very keen on these aphids. A symbiotic relationship: the ants collect the sweet excretions from the aphids, and in return protect the aphids from predators (well, so predators anyway).

Ants apparently very keen on these aphids. A symbiotic relationship: the ants collect the sweet excretions from the aphids, and in return protect the aphids from predators (well, so predators anyway).