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J Exp Biol (2011) 214 (17): 2845–2853.
Published: 1 September 2011
... Melophorus bagoti path integration landmark guidance interspecific comparison Cataglyphis fortis Forel 1902 and Melophorus bagoti Lubbock 1883 are two species of desert ants (subfamily Formicinae) that, on different continents, occupy the same general ecological niche as thermophilic...
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J Exp Biol (2008) 211 (21): 3370–3377.
Published: 1 November 2008
... via the shortest possible way. Playing out the reverse of the home vector enables it to return to a feeding site ( Wehner et al.,2002 ). desert ants Cataglyphis foraging landmark guidance path integration © The Company of Biologists Limited 2008 2008 6 9 2008...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (19): 3431–3439.
Published: 1 September 2004
...@staff.miyakyo-u.ac.jp ) 22 6 2004 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2004 2004 ant Formica japonica landmark guidance navigation path integration In recent times ants have become model organisms for the study of animal navigation (Wehner, 1982 , 2003 ; Collett and Collett...
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J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (3): 393–398.
Published: 22 January 2004
... wood ant landmark guidance snapshot binding configural learning navigation Much evidence (for reviews, see Collett and Zeil, 1998 ; Collett and Collett, 2002 ; Zeil et al.,2003 ) suggests that insects pinpoint a place by means of two-dimensional (2-D) retinotopic memories...
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J Exp Biol (2002) 205 (14): 1971–1978.
Published: 15 July 2002
...-mail: Susanne.Akesson@zooekol.lu.se ) † Please send reprint requests to rwehner@zool.unizh.ch 23 4 2002 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2002 2002 navigation visual navigation landmark guidance celestial reference system learning insect ant Cataglyphis fortis References...
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J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (24): 4177–4184.
Published: 15 December 2001
... trajectory along the obstacle and, hence, must have determined their new vector course in an egocentric way. *Author for correspondence (e-mail: rwehner@zool.unizh.ch ) 1 10 2001 © The Company of Biologists Limited 2001 2001 homing landmark guidance landmark obstacle detour vector...
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J Exp Biol (2001) 204 (12): 2063–2072.
Published: 15 June 2001
... of Biologists Limited 2001 2001 homing navigation landmark guidance skyline panorama ant Formica japonica . Several species of wood ant (genus Formica ) have been shown to exhibit high degrees of site or route fidelity based mainly on visual memories of environmental landmarks ( Rosengren...
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J Exp Biol (1996) 199 (1): 245–252.
Published: 1 January 1996
... learning homing landmark guidance vision When bees and wasps leave their nest or a newly discovered food place for the first time, they do not do so in a straight line. Instead, they turn around to face the place they are leaving and back away from it in a series of steadily increasing arcs...
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J Exp Biol (1996) 199 (1): 129–140.
Published: 1 January 1996
... landmark guidance spatial memory cognitive maps Unlike monarch butterflies ( Brower, 1996 ), bees, ants, wasps and other social hymenopterans do not travel seasonally over distances of thousands of kilometres. Nevertheless, on their day-to-day foraging trips they may leave their nesting site...