Lycaena xanthoides - Great Copper (Lycaenidae) &
The larvae of many species of Lycaenid butterflies are associated with ants. Here a pair of Lycaena caterpillars are being tended by velvety tree ants (Liometopum occidentale).
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This image was captured with a Canon EOS 20D, using a Canon 65/2.8 MPE 1-5x Macro lens.