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EMERGING RESEARCH FRONTS - 2010

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Corrie S. Moreau talks with ScienceWatch.com and answers a few questions about this month's Emerging Research Fronts paper in the field of Social Sciences, general. The author has also sent along images of her work.
Corrie S. Moreau Article: Phylogeny of the ants: Diversification in the age of angiosperms
Author: Moreau, CS;Bell, CD;Vila, R;Archibald, SB;Pierce, NE

 

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Figures and Descriptions

FIGURE 1:

The bullet ant, Paraponera clavata, drags her prey item back to the nest in Ecuador. Photo by C.S. Moreau.

FIGURE 1 DESCRIPTION:

The bullet ant, Paraponera clavata, drags her prey item back to the nest in Ecuador. Photo by C.S. Moreau.

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FIGURE 2:

An ant of the genus Ectatomma foraging at sunset in the Peruvian rainforest. Photo by C.S. Moreau.

FIGURE 2 DESCRIPTION:

An ant of the genus Ectatomma foraging at sunset in the Peruvian rainforest. Photo by C.S. Moreau.

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FIGURE 3:

Green tree ants, Oecophylla smaragdina, defending their nest in Cape Tribulation, Australia. These ants use their larvae to sew together leaves to construct their nest enclosures. Photo by C.S. Moreau.

FIGURE 3 DESCRIPTION:

Green tree ants, Oecophylla smaragdina, defending their nest in Cape Tribulation, Australia. These ants use their larvae to sew together leaves to construct their nest enclosures. Photo by C.S. Moreau.

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FIGURE 4:

Dr. Corrie Moreau on Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia. Photo by J. Moreau.

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Dr. Corrie Moreau on Magnetic Island, Queensland, Australia. Photo by J. Moreau.

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2010 : February 2010 - Emerging Research Fronts : Corrie S. Moreau on the Evolution of the Ants - Figures & Descriptions