Nesting cycle and homing in the digger wasp Bembix rostrata (Hymenoptera sphecidae)
1996 (English)In: ETHOLOGY ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION, ISSN 0394-9370, Vol. 8, no 2, 207-211 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
The behavioural events constituting a nesting cycle were documented and compared with the results of homing experiments. Homing times of displaced wasps decreased as the nesting cycle progressed and as provisioning increased.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
UNIV FIRENZE ETHOLOGY ECOLOGY & EVOLUTION , 1996. Vol. 8, no 2, 207-211 p.
orientation; homing; nesting behaviour digger wasp; Bembix
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:uu:diva-85255OAI: oai:DiVA.org:uu-85255DiVA: diva2:113163
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