02 Wood Ants feeding on Shrew

Category: Nature

 

Photo and caption by Alan Price

On my property the Wood Ants will eat a variety of species. In this image they are stripping down a Shrew.In the first few minutes of discovering the feast only several ants were feeding. Within ten minutes the message had got out and scores of ants joined in the activity.

Location: Nantlle, Caernarfon, Gwynedd, N Wales UK

 

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