Caption: Small workers and large soldiers of the army ant Eciton hamatum. Some of the workers are carrying eggs. The much larger soldiers (one at right) guard them, and are armed with powerful jaws. Filmed in the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest.

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Keywords: amazon, amazonian, animal, animals, ants, army ant, caring, carrying, caste, colony, eciton hamatum, ecuador, egg, eggs, eusocial, forest, hymenoptera, insect, jungle, moving, nomadic, prey, protecting, rainforest, social, soldier, south america, tropical, wildlife, worker

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Army ants

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