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From foraging trails to transport networks: how the quality-distance trade-off shapes network structure

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  • Valentin Lecheval
  • Hannah Larson
  • Dominic D R Burns
  • Samuel Ellis
  • Scott Powell
  • Matina C Donaldson-Matasei
  • Elva Joan Hilda Robinson


Publication details

JournalProceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences
DateAccepted/In press - 22 Mar 2021
DatePublished (current) - 21 Apr 2021
Number of pages8
Original languageEnglish

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    Research areas

  • ants, social insects, networks, foraging, transport, transportation networks, Self-organisation, efficiency, transport efficiency, network resilience, polydomy, cooperation, positive feedback, trail networks, pheromones, communication, robustness, decision-making, animal behaviour

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