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Logging means ants, worms and other invertebrates lose rainforest dominance

Logging means ants, worms and other invertebrates lose rainforest dominance

This is a Polyrhachis ant with prey. Ants like this keep invertebrate numbers down. Credit: Tom Fayle Invertebrates perform essential functions for the smooth running of the ecosystems in tropical forests. For example, creatures such as termites and millipedes help dead leaves decompose and release their nutrients back into the soil, and carnivorous ants and […]