Tagged: fungi

True facts about leafcutter ants

Leafcutter ant, (tribe Attini), any of 39 ant species abundant in the American tropics, easily recognized by their foraging columns composed of hundreds or thousands of ants carrying small pieces of leaves. These moving...

Attack of the killer fungi

The weird world of the Cordyceps; killer fungi that invade the body of an insect to grow and diminish the insect population.