Soh Kam Yung spotted at least two Centaur Oakblue (Arhopala centaurus) caterpillars being attended by weaver ants(Oecophylla smaragdina) at Coney Island on 2 May 2022. Interesting to see this kind of symbiotic interactions between ants and caterpillars. The caterpillars provide nectar for the ants, who then protect the caterpillars in return.
On iNaturalist [ https://www.inaturalist.org/observations/114627058 ]
2. Life history of the Centaur Oakblue https://butterflycircle.blogspot.com/2011/01/life-history-of-centaur-oakblue.html?m=0
3. View beautiful pictures of this butterfly which can also be found in Australia
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