Myrmecocystus mendax and Pogonomyrmex barbatus
Chiricahua Mountains, Arizona, USA
A honeypot ant (left) picks a fight with a harvester ant (right) in the Arizona desert. Fights like these are thought to help honeypot ants dominate resources by distracting the harvester ants from foraging.
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