Subtle changes in the landmark panorama disrupt visual navigation in a nocturnal bull ant.

Abstract

The ability of ants to navigate when the visual landmark information is altered has often been tested by creating large and artificial discrepancies in their visual environment. Here, we had an opportunity to slightly modify the natural visual environment around the nest of the nocturnal bull ant Myrmecia pyriformis We achieved this by felling three dead… (More)
DOI: 10.1098/rstb.2016.0068

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@article{Narendra2017SubtleCI, title={Subtle changes in the landmark panorama disrupt visual navigation in a nocturnal bull ant.}, author={Ajay Narendra and Fiorella Ramirez-Esquivel}, journal={Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences}, year={2017}, volume={372 1717} }