01 Wood Ants feeding on Common Shrew

Category: Nature

 

Photo and caption by Alan Price

I am lucky to have a large Wood ants nest on my property and check it daily during summer and autumn. On this visit they were feeding on a Shrew.I wanted to capture a close up of them feeding on the Shrews head and in particular how they tare off flesh.

Location: Nantlle, Caernarfon, Gwynedd N.Wales UK

 

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