Wood ant foraging and mutualism with aphids

Timo Domisch, Anita Risch, Elva Joan Hilda Robinson

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationWood Ant Ecology and Conservation
EditorsJenni Stockan, Elva J. H. Robinson
Place of PublicationCambridge
PublisherCambridge University Press
Pages145-176
ISBN (Print)9781107048331
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2016

Keywords

  • foraging
  • ant-aphid interaction
  • ant-aphid mutualism
  • mutualism
  • aphid-ant mutualism
  • aphids
  • wood ants
  • scavenging
  • Division of labour
  • task allocation
  • TEMPORAL POLYETHISM
  • efficiency
  • task efficiency
  • network analysis
  • trail networks
  • polydomy
  • navigation
  • visual orientation
  • PHEROMONES
  • LANDMARKS

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