Discovery-defense strategy as a mechanism of social foraging of ants in tropical rainforest canopies

Reuber Antoniazzi, Flávio Camarota, Maurice Leponce, Wesley Dáttilo

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1022-1031
Number of pages10
JournalBehavioral Ecology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1 2021
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus Subject Areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Animal Science and Zoology


  • arboreal ants
  • discovery and defense abilities
  • resource exploitation
  • social foraging strategies
  • species coexistence

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