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Ants—master manipulators for biodiversity, or sweet treats

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Phys.org

Publication Date
2018-02-02

Symbiotic ants manipulate aphid reproduction rates to achieve a specific mix of green and red aphids, maintaining the inferior green aphids which produce the ants' favorite snack.

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https://phys.org/news/2018-02-antsmaster-biodiversity-sweet.html