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- Weidenmüller, Anja, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Behavioral ecology and sociobiology 2019 v.73 no.8 pp. 112
- Bombus; cooling; insect colonies; labor force; social insects; temperature; thermoregulation; threshold models
- ... Social insect colonies distribute their workforce with amazing flexibility across a large array of diverse tasks under fluctuating external conditions and internal demands. Deciphering the individual rules of task selection and task performance is at the heart of understanding how colonies can achieve this collective feature. Models play an important role in this endeavor, as they allow us to inve ...