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From Large to Small, from Day to Night: The Sensory Costs of Miniaturisation in Ants

Ramirez Esquivel, Fiorella


This Honours thesis examines sensory adaptations of the compound eyes and antennal sensilla in response to diminishing body size and photic niche. It examines four different ant species using scanning electron microscopy and histological techniques.

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Date published: 2012
Type: Thesis (Honours)


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