Winter ants gathering nectar

Prenolepis imparis – The Winter Ant
Champaign, Illinois

photo details: Canon MP-E 65mm 1-5x macro lens on a Canon 20D
ISO 100, f/13, 1/250 sec, flash diffused through tracing paper

6 thoughts on “Winter ants gathering nectar”

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  2. James C. Trager

    Such an elegant ant with that constricted thorax!

    And what is that apiaceous plant they’re on — cilantro?

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