Lack of plasticity in the behavior of queens of the ant Leptothorax rugatulus emery (Formicidae: Hymenoptera)

Olav Rüppell, Livia Schäffler, Bert Hölldobler

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7 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)447-454
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Insect Behavior
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2002
Externally publishedYes


  • Behavioral flexibility
  • Caste
  • Phenotypic plasticity
  • Reverse social evolution
  • Social insects

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Insect Science

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