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Featured Article in Animal Behaviour

Ant nurse workers exhibit behavioural and transcriptomic signatures of specialization on larval stage

Justin T. Walsh, Michael R. Warner, Adrian Kase, Benjamin J. Cushing, Timothy A. Linksvayer
Animal Behaviour, Volume 141, July 2018, Pages 161–169