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Weaver Ant and the Jumping Spider

Caption: The protector species, the weaver ant Oecophylla smaragdina, can also turn predator of the associate species, the jumping spider Phintella piatensis.

Credit: Robert Jackson

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Related news release: Timid jumping spider uses ant as bodyguard


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