myrmecophile

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an organism such as an insect that habitually shares the nest of a species of ant

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Systematic, evolutionary, and ecological implications of myrmecophily within the Lycaenidae (Insecta: Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea).
Lycaenid butterflies and plants: is myrmecophily associated with particular hostplant preferences?
Keywords: Salticidae, mimicry, predation, myrmecomorphy, myrmecophily
Polyphagy and obligate myrmecophily in the butterfly Hallonympha paucipuncta (Lepidoptera : Riodinidae) in the neotropical Cerrado Savanna.