The University of Chicago Soldiers in a Stingless Bee : Work Rate and Task Repertoire Suggest They Are an Elite Force Author ( s ) :

@inproceedings{Hammel2015TheUO,
  title={The University of Chicago Soldiers in a Stingless Bee : Work Rate and Task Repertoire Suggest They Are an Elite Force Author ( s ) :},
  author={Benedikt Hammel and Ayrton Vollet-Neto and Cristiano Menezes and Fabio S Nascimento and Wolf Engels and Christoph Gr{\"u}ter},
  year={2015}
}
The differentiation of workers into morphological subcastes (e.g., soldiers) represents an important evolutionary trannew molecular tools to study these differences (Whitfield et al. 2006; Lucas and Sokolowski 2009) have led to a renewed sition and is thought to improve division of labor in social insects. Soldiers occur in many ant and termite species, where they make up a small proportion of the workforce. A common assumption of worker caste evolution is that soldiers are behavioral… CONTINUE READING

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