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Author Moffett, Mark W

Title Adventures among ants : a global safari with a cast of trillions / Mark W. Moffett

Publ Info Berkeley : University of California Press, 2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  QL568.F7 M64 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  QL568 F7 M64 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 280 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Strength in numbers -- The perfect swarm -- Division of labor -- Infrastructure -- Group transport -- Big game hunters -- Clash of the titans -- Notes from underground -- The canopy empire builder -- Treetop communities -- Negotiating the physical world -- The slaves of Sagehen Creek -- Abduction in the afternoon -- A fungus farmer's life -- The origins of agriculture -- Armies of the earth -- The immortal society
LC subject Ants -- Behavior
Ant communities
Ants -- Ecology
ISBN 9780520261990 (cloth : alk. paper)
0520261992 (cloth : alk. paper)