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Org ma1ngdisrup1onandpestcontrol female sends

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Unformatted text preview: so
occurs
in
other
species
of
paper
wasp
 •  As
#
foundresses
increases,
females
rely
on
 quality
status
badges
(rather
than
individual
 faces)
 •  Ant
colonies
with
mul1ple
foundresses
(CHCs)
 Condi1ons
for
Individual
Recogni1on
 •  Small
group
size
 •  Repeated
interac1ons
 •  Cogni1ve
capacity
for
recogni1on
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 2/10/14
 Benefits
of
Individual
Recogni1on
 •  Minimize
cost
of
figh1ng
for
dominance
 •  An
individual
that
is
more
recognizable
will
 experience
decreased
aggression
from
nestmates
 •  Dominant
individuals:
increased
reproduc1ve
 capacity
 •  Subordinates:
access
to
shelter,
predator
defense
 Outline
 •  What
is
recogni1on?
 •  Sociality
 •  Ma1ng
 Text Ma1ng
 Insect
ma/ng
–
pairing
of
opposite
sex
 individuals
for
purposes
of
reproduc1on
 9
 2/10/14
 mating with appropriate species Mate
Recogni1on
 mating with correct sex/gender •  How
might
recogni1on
be
important
in
 ma1ng?
 Mate
Recogni1on
 •  Correct
species?
 •  Correct
sex/female
recep1vity?
 •  Relatedness/level
of
inbreeding?
 realtedness/level - appropriate taxa - in order to increa...
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This note was uploaded on 03/24/2014 for the course BIS 101 taught by Professor Simonchan during the Spring '08 term at UC Davis.

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