|The Ants of Africa
Mosaics - Nigeria - View across the E5/1 site, taken at mid-day to show insolated areas at the time of the summer solstice
Nest sites of Camponotus
acvapimensis and Myrmicaria
fumata in insolated areas.
Odontomachus troglodytes by contrast nests in shade, such as at the base of trees.
The dense cocoa canopy afforded a prime habitat for Tetramorium aculeatum.
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