Étude de la prédation deMegaponera foetens (F.) sur les populations récoltantes de Macrotermitinae dans un ecosystème semi-aride (Kajiado-Kenya)

@article{Lepage2005tudeDL,
  title={{\'E}tude de la pr{\'e}dation deMegaponera foetens (F.) sur les populations r{\'e}coltantes de Macrotermitinae dans un ecosyst{\`e}me semi-aride (Kajiado-Kenya)},
  author={M. G. Lepage},
  journal={Insectes Sociaux},
  year={2005},
  volume={28},
  pages={247-262}
}
  • M. Lepage
  • Published 1 September 1981
  • Biology
  • Insectes Sociaux
ResumeLa prédation deMegaponera fœtens est étudiée durant huit mois (avril-octobre 1978) dans la région de Kajiado (Kenya). Cette espèce de Ponerinæ se nourrit essentiellement de Macrotermitinæ capturés au cours de raids de chasse. la densité des nids est de 3,8/ha et leur population est en moyenne de 1 475 ouvrières. Le cycle de chasse montre trois maximums journaliers (environ 2 raids par colonie). L'aire potentielle de chasse est de 334 m2 et, compte tenu d'une émigration importante, chque… Expand

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