Caption: Azteca sp. ants crawling around the mesh cocoon of a false burnet moth (Urodus sp.), which contains the pupa. The cocoon is suspended from a plant leaf above. Inside the pupa, a caterpillar is undergoing metamorphosis to its adult form. Filmed in the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest.

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Ants on false burnet moth cocoon

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