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Ant encounters

Deborah Gordon

Ant encounters

interaction networks and colony behavior

by Deborah Gordon

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ants -- Behavior,
  • Insect societies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDeborah M. Gordon.
    SeriesPrimers in complex systems, Primers in complex systems
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL568.F7 G635 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23687112M
    ISBN 109780691138794
    LC Control Number2009031028
    OCLC/WorldCa433548903


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