Dominance in a Cockroach (Nauphoeta)

  title={Dominance in a Cockroach (Nauphoeta)},
  author={George C. Eickwort},
  journal={Insect Behavior},


Informational analysis of agonistic behaviour and dominance hierarchy formation in a cockroach, Nauphoeta cinerea.

The unique sociality of Nauphoeta has marked influence on all aspects of agonistic behaviour of this species and types of interactions change as dominance hierarchies become stabilized.