They are known for their habit of cutting leaves into small washers that they transport to the nest. Inside the anthill the pieces of leaf are used to cultivate a fungus that the ants use mainly to feed the larvae of the colony.

origin: South America
environment: Rainforest
sleep-wake: Diurnal and nocturnal
average lifespan: Up to 10 years
dimensions: 2 cm

Mushrooms and other vegetables