Polyergus


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Polyergus is a biologically and behaviorally interesting genus of ants whose members have no worker caste, but rather have a well-developed soldier caste.
The Polyergus slave makers have lost the ability to maintain their nest or care for their young.
So reports Howard topoff, a psychologist at Hunter College in New York City, who has been analyzing the behavior of the western slave-making ant, Polyergus breviceps, in an Arizona mountain desert.
A single Polyergus colony may steal as many as 30,000 Formica pupae each year.