Slavemakers

Author: Joseph Wallace
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0698179455
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The new postapocalyptic thriller from the author of Invasive Species IT’S THEIR TERRITORY NOW.

Social Evolution In Ants

Author: Andrew F. G. Bourke
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691044262
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Split sex ratio theory predicts that nonparasitic ants are more likely to show
bimodal sex ratios than slave-makers. This is because in slave-makers the
controlling party is assumed to be the queen (Sections 4.4, 5.3), whose
relatedness ...

The Behavioural Ecology Of Parasites

Author: E. E. Lewis
Publisher: CABI
ISBN: 9780851997544
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The predation hypothesis is unlikely to be a complete explanation, since the ants
in the various phylogenetic lines in which slave makers occur are not strongly
predatory and do not attack other ant colonies as a major component of their ...

Slavemaker

Author: Sean O'Kane
Publisher: Cambridge House Publishing Limited
ISBN: 9781908252081
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Sensory Systems Of Arthropods

Author: Konrad Wiese
Publisher: Birkhauser
ISBN: 9783764327958
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of hierarchical relations among foragers of a mixed colony of F. sanguinea
suggested a higher hierarchical status for the slavemakers (Harkiv, 1985). But in
our experiments we chose mainly more active, highly mobile ants. Individual
labeling ...

The Earth Dwellers

Author: Erich Hoyt
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684830450
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Explores the world of ants in a Costa Rican nature reserve in a study that is told from the ant's perspective, and profiles such ants as the leafcutter scout and swarm-raider male

Proceedings Of The Royal Society Of London

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Influence of aggressiveness of population origin on host colonies (Leptotlzorax
longispinosus workers from Vermont and New York populations attacked slave-
makers during raids more frequently. As a result of this aggressive behaviour a ...

Ecology

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Mean values of niche overlap for slaves and slave-makers •The higher of each
pair of values (resident! vs. residents or invaders vs. residents) is shown in
boldface type. COMPARISON OF OXYGEN-BOMB COMBUSTION WITH
STANDARD ...

How Insects Communicate

Author: Dorothy Hinshaw Patent
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The Slavemakers One of the most interesting developments in ant evolution is
that of the slavemaker ants. These species raid the nests of other ants and make
off with the pupae. When the adults of the slave species emerge from the pupae,
 ...