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Shattuck_N2-6890-1, Camponotus consobrinus, near Bungendore, NSW | by SouthernAnts
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Shattuck_N2-6890-1, Camponotus consobrinus, near Bungendore, NSW

Camponotus consobrinus workers recruit additional nestmates to newly discovered food sources. The lead worker (on the left) has returned to the nest and is leading the remaining workers back to the food source. This behaviour is called tandem running.

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Taken on December 2, 2006