Ant–aphid relations in the south of Western Siberia (Hymenoptera: Formicidae; Hemiptera: Aphididae)

@article{Novgorodova2017AntaphidRI,
  title={Ant–aphid relations in the south of Western Siberia (Hymenoptera: Formicidae; Hemiptera: Aphididae)},
  author={Tatiana A. Novgorodova and Artem S. Ryabinin},
  journal={Arthropod-Plant Interactions},
  year={2017},
  volume={12},
  pages={369-376}
}
Aphids, the main suppliers of energy-rich honeydew, play an important role in the life of ants. However, the data on the trophobiotic ant–aphid associations in the majority of regions are still limited. We present the first data on the ant–aphid relations in the south of Western Siberia. Investigations were carried out in the most typical biotopes of forest… CONTINUE READING