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Vector-based and landmark-guided navigation in desert ants of the same species inhabiting landmark-free and landmark-rich environments

Cheng, Ken; Middleton, Eliza; Wehner, Rudiger


The central Australian desert ant Melophorus bagoti lives in a visually cluttered semi-arid habitat dotted with grass tussocks, bushes and trees. Previously, it was shown that this species has a higher propensity to switch from vector-based navigation to

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
Source: Journal of Experimental Biology
DOI: 10.1242/jeb.070417


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