fungus garden of Acromyrmex (from Fisher et al. 1994). X 3/4Background, video still from atta 'fungus screen' Inset images: 3D models by Tatsuya Nakamura, from...A nest of leaf-cutter ants ( Atta cephalotes ). The white area at the right side of image is a...distribution of the genus Atta . Although its main base is in South America, its range extends to...bromatia (inflated hyphal tips) of the cultivated fungus, Leucoagaricus gongylophorus (Agaricales)....Leaf-cutter Ants feed on fungus, which they cultivate in their underground nests. The cut pieces of...Atta texana workers on fungus (click photo to enlarge).Cyphomyrmex wheeleri , like Trachymyrmex , Acromyrmex , and Atta , is a fungus gardening ant. They...BBC - Life Disc 3: Insects 41:20Huge Atta species queen on one fungus garden in her nest in Central AmericaOne species, Ascobolus immersus , has been a subject of study for almost a hundred years, starting...Callous indifference The glory of the Galliara, which was started amid fanfare in 1988, started...RM Price this image More by Member Find Similar LEAF-CUTTER ANT (Atta cephalates) Image ID FOT537142...Atta cephalotes Leaf-cutter Ant Subterranean network of fungus cultures. Photo ID: rmi20090529_136...Weaver ants nest Leaf-cutting ants (Atta sp. or Acromyrmex sp.) on the journey back to the nest.