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Journal Article

Notes on Some Slave-Raids of the Western Amazon Ant (Polyergus Breviceps Emery)

William Morton Wheeler
Journal of the New York Entomological Society
Vol. 24, No. 2 (Jun., 1916), pp. 107-118
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Notes and References

This item contains 12 references.

  • 1
    Contributions from the Entomological Laboratory of the Bussey Insti- tution, Harvard University, No. 113.
  • 2
    Ants, Their Structure, Development and Behavior. Columbia Univ. Press, 1910, p. 475-477.
  • 3
    "A Slave-making Foray of the Shining Amazon (Polyergus lucidus Mayr)," JOURN. N. Y. ENT. SOC., 16, 1908, pp. 144-151.
  • 4
    Fourmis da la Suisse, 1874.
  • 5
    This reference contains 3 citations:
    • Osservazioni ed Esperimenti sulla Formica Amazzone. Rend. Sess. R. Accad. Sci. Ist. Bologna, 1908, 16 pp.
    • Nuove Osservazioni ed Esperimenti sulla Formica Amazzone, ibid., 1909, 8 pp.
    • Ulteriori Osservazioni ed Esperi- enze sulla Formica Amazzone, ibid., 1911, 18 pp.
  • 6
    Loco citato, p. 150.
  • 7
    "The Ants of Casco Bay, Maine, with Observations on Two Races of Formica sanguinea Latreille," Bull. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist., 24, 1908, p. 640 nota.
  • 8
    Recherches sur les Moeurs des Fourmis Indigènes, 1810, p. 251.
  • 9
    Die zusammengesetzten Nester und gemischten Kolonien der Ameisen, Münster s.W., 1891, p. 84.
  • 10
    Ants of Casco Bay, etc., loc. cit., p. 141, nota.
  • 11
    Osservazioni e Esperimenti, etc., 1908, loc. cit., p. 7.
  • 12
    Histoire d'une Société Expérimentale de Polyergus rufescens, Rev. Suisse Zool., 23, 1915, pp. 285-400, 2 figs.