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Scientists discover a host of reasons for the evolution of social parasites in ants

Scientists discover a host of reasons for the evolution of social parasites in ants

September 29, 2021

Specimens and data collected by Stephan Cover, safe keeper of our ant collection for many decades before retiring earlier this year, was instrumental in research headed by Christian Rabeling at Arizona State University. Rabeling began the project as a postdoc at the MCZ working with Edward O. Wilson and Naomi Pierce. 

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