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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
2019
Review
2019
In focusing on how organisms' generalizable functional properties (traits) interact mechanistically with environments across… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
Body size is a key life-history trait influencing all aspects of an organism's biology. Ants provide an interesting model for… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Abstract The polyphenol fraction of extra-virgin olive oil may be partly responsible for its cardioprotective effects. The aim of… Expand
Review
2017
Review
2017
Forests in virtually all regions of the world are being affected by invasions of non-native insects. We conducted an in-depth… 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
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Preface Culture, Mind, and Education Folk Pedagogy The Complexity of Educational Aims Teaching the Present, Past, and Possible… Expand
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