Unlike other ants, these strange creatures have translucent abdomens that change color to match the food they are eating, and in this case, it’s sugar water drops mixed with paraffin base to keep their structure. Click here for more pictures.

Dr Babu, from Mysore, in South India said: ‘As the ant’s abdomen is semi-transparent, the ants gain the colours as they sip the liquid.

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