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Ant Mill - Army Ant Death Spirals
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Ant Mill - Army Ant Death Spirals
Ant mills are a phenomenon that afflicts army ant species. Being relatively blind, army ants are heavily dependent on pheromones for navigation. When cut off from the colony, they can get caught in a loop.


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Posted by spock on May 26, 2011
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