Go to content
UR Home

Trail Pheromones: An Integrative View of Their Role in Social Insect Colony Organization

Czaczkes, Tomer J. , Grüter, Christoph and Ratnieks, Francis L.W. (2015) Trail Pheromones: An Integrative View of Their Role in Social Insect Colony Organization. Annual Review of Entomology 60, pp. 581-599.

Full text not available from this repository.

at publisher (via DOI)

Other URL: http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/eprint/rv3533yxwvsTBgYbYpVJ/full/10.1146/annurev-ento-010814-020627


Trail pheromones do more than simply guide social insect workers from point A to point B. Recent research has revealed additional ways in which they help to regulate colony foraging, often via positive and negative feedback processes that influence the exploitation of the different resources that a colony has knowledge of. Trail pheromones are often complementary or synergistic with other ...


Export bibliographical data

Item type:Article
Date:January 2015
Additional Information (public):Open Access Komponente aus der Allianzlizenz kostenloser Zugang zum Volltext über angegebene ePrint URL
Institutions:Biology, Preclinical Medicine > Institut für Zoologie > Zoologie/Evolutionsbiologie (Prof. Dr. Jürgen Heinze)
Identification Number:
Keywords:organization, complexity, recruitment, ants, review, complex adaptive systems
Dewey Decimal Classification:500 Science > 590 Zoological sciences
Refereed:Yes, this version has been refereed
Created at the University of Regensburg:Yes
Item ID:35091
Owner only: item control page
  1. Homepage UR

University Library

Publication Server


Publishing: oa@ur.de

Dissertations: dissertationen@ur.de

Research data: daten@ur.de

Contact persons