Amitermes laurensis - Magnetic Termite
Homo sapiens myrmecophilus - Ant Geek

Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia

photograph © Alex Wild 2004

Your intrepid photographer, enjoying the company of magnetic termites in Northern Australia.

This image is copyrighted by the photographer and cannot be used without permission. To obtain permission to use this image, please email Alex Wild. (alwild (at)  Most of the photographs on are reduced from their original size and compressed for more efficient web transmission.  In some cases, higher quality versions are available.

This image was captured with a Canon EOS D60.