Collett, Thomas S. and Waxman, David (2005) Ant Navigation: Reading Geometrical Signposts. Current Biology, 15 (5). R171-R173. ISSN 0960-9822Full text not available from this repository.
Ants often travel along complex pheromone trail systems between their nest and foraging areas. A new and surprising discovery is that Pharaoh's ants can work out from the geometry of individual branch points on the trail whether they are heading towards or away from the nest.
|Schools and Departments:||School of Life Sciences > Biology and Environmental Science|
|Subjects:||Q Science > QP Physiology|
|Depositing User:||David Waxman|
|Date Deposited:||08 May 2007|
|Last Modified:||30 Nov 2012 16:50|
|Google Scholar:||4 Citations|