A trio of ant articles in this month's Ecological Entomology:
Mehdiabadi, Natasha J., Kawazoe, Elizabeth A. & Gilbert, Lawrence E. (2004). Phorid fly parasitoids of invasive fire ants indirectly improve the competitive ability of a native ant. Ecological Entomology 29 (5), 621-627.
Ichinose, K., Rinaldi, I. & Forti, L. C. (2004) Winged leaf-cutting ants on nuptial flights used as transport by Attacobius spiders for dispersal. Ecological Entomology 29 (5), 628-631.
Sanders, Nathan J. & Gordon, Deborah M. (2004) The interactive effects of climate, life history, and interspecific neighbours on mortality in a population of seed harvester ants. Ecological Entomology 29 (5), 632-637.