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Ants

Known as: Ant, Formicidae, Formicoidea 
Insects of the family Formicidae, very common and widespread, probably the most successful of all the insect groups. All ants are social insects, and… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The international 4 per 1000 initiative aims at supporting states and non-governmental stakeholders in their efforts towards a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
We present a large-scale molecular phylogeny of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), based on 4.5 kilobases of sequence data from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Workers of the Argentine ant, Iridomyrmex humilis,start to explore a chemically unmarked territory randomly. As the exploratory… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The extraordinary abundance of ants in tropical rainforest canopies has led to speculation that numerous arboreal ant taxa feed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
"This book is about the mystery of why the whole is sometimes smarter than the sum of its parts."Emergence is what happens when… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The Argentine ant (Linepithema humile) is a widespread invasive species that competitively displaces native ants throughout its… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We describe an artificial ant colony capable of solving the travelling salesman problem (TSP). Ants of the artificial colony are… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
An analogy with the way ant colonies function has suggested the definition of a new computational paradigm, which we call ant… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The fire ant Solenopsis invicta Buren invaded southeastern United States from South America >50 yr ago. Urban and agricultural… Expand
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Foraging desert ants, Cataglyphis fortis, continually keep track of their own posotions relative to home- i.e., integrate their… Expand
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