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Ants with aphid on pepper plant

Natural Selections: Ant Mimics

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Ants seem to be everywhere in the environment; some insects mimic ants in appearance and smell. Dr. Curt Stager tells Martha Foley one theory about why ants "milk" aphids--they think they're talking to another ant.

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