Histology of structures used in territorial combat by Borneo's 'exploding ants'

  title={Histology of structures used in territorial combat by Borneo's 'exploding ants'},
  author={Diane W. Davidson and Kamariah Abu Salim and Johan P. J. Billen},
  journal={Acta Zoologica},
Davidson, D.W., Salim, K.A. and Billen, J. 2011. Histology of structures used in territorial combat by Borneo’s ‘exploding ants’. —Acta Zoologica (Stockholm) 00:1–5. Histological studies of the hypertrophied structures of Borneo’s ‘exploding ants’ confirm homology with mandibular glands; reservoirs (only) are hypertrophied as storage structures. The general anatomical organization and ultrastructure of the glands is similar to that in other ant species. Development of secretory structures is… 

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