On Fiji, ants have learned to grow plants to house their massive colonies
reader comments 0 Share this story Enlarge / A tree full of Squamellaria plants in Fiji. Each one has been carefully grown by ants, who live inside the plants' fleshy interior. It's like James and the Giant Peach, except not giant. High in the trees on the island of Fiji, ants in the species Philidris nagasau are doing something extraordinary. They've...
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