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Predatory behavior and chemical communication in two Metapone species (Hymenoptera : Formicidae)

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Oldham,  N. J.
Research Group Mass Spectrometry, MPI for Chemical Ecology, Max Planck Society;

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Hölldobler, B., Oldham, N. J., Alpert, G. D., & Liebig, J. (2002). Predatory behavior and chemical communication in two Metapone species (Hymenoptera: Formicidae). Chemoecology, 12(3), 147-151. doi:10.1007/s00012-002-8340-7.


Cite as: http://hdl.handle.net/11858/00-001M-0000-0012-B3E1-1
Abstract
Colonies of two species of Metapone (M. madagascarica, M. new species.) were collected in Madagascar and established in laboratory nests. It could be demonstrated that both species are specialist predators of termites (Cryptotermes kirbyi). During hunti