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Early ontogenic emergence of personality and its long-term persistence in a social spider
Recent studies increasingly show that personality types in animals can vary with time. Personality types including boldness and aggression have been recently reported as important determinants ofExpand
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Body condition and food shapes group dispersal but not solitary dispersal in a social spider
Leaving home (dispersal) like a double-edged sword can promote survival whereas the act itself is risky. The social spider we studied, disperses in 2 stages. Sub-adult individuals with lower bodyExpand
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A method for accurately estimating social spider numbers without colony damage
Abstract Ecologists are often required to accurately estimate the number of individuals residing in groups of variable sizes inside opaque shelters. Here, we have used x-rays as a non-destructiveExpand
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