Eusociality

Known as: Nanitic, Usocial, Ecology of eusociality 
Eusociality (Greek eu: "good/real" + "social"), the highest level of organization of animal sociality, is defined by the following characteristics… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Eusociality has arisen independently at least 11 times in insects. Despite this convergence, there are striking differences among… (More)
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2010
2010
The evolution of eusociality, here defined as the emergence of societies with reproductive division of labour and cooperative… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Eusocial wasps of the family Vespidae are thought to have derived their social behavior from a common ancestor that had a… (More)
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2005
2005
I hypothesize that three conditions, (1) food-shelter coincidence, (2) strong selection for defense, and (3) ability to defend… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
■ Abstract Protective ant-plant interactions, important in both temperate and tropical communities, are increasingly used to… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
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Odor plumes form as the wind disperses odor molecules from their source. Their structure is complex and is much like that seen in… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Bennett & Faulkes provide an overview of the ecology and social structures of African mole-rats of the family Bathyergidae… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
This paper introduces AntNet, a novel approach to the adaptive learning of routing tables in communications networks. AntNet is a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
THE apex of animal social organization is eusociality, which has three characteristics: overlapping generations, reproductive… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
STUDIES of the role of haplodiploidy in the evolution of eusociality have been limited to the Hymenoptera, the only insects known… (More)
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