It prefers a caterpillar infected with C. Consider setting this bait at night, because ants tend to hunt for food during the night hours. EW Elizabeth Woodin May 27,

In addition to defence against predators, ants need to protect their colonies from pathogens. Wikiquote has quotations related to:

Journal of Biogeography. Pseudacteon litoralis is a parasitic fly that victimizes fire ants in South America.