Cyphomyrmex are small, cryptic fungus-gardening ants related to the well-known leaf-cutter ants. Unlike the leaf-cutters, Cyphomyrmex do not cultivate their fungus with live vegetation but instead feed it caterpillar droppings and other scavenged debris.
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