Searched for: Ants

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Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'
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12/31/2019 1:28:00 PM -
Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'
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10/21/2019 7:18:50 AM -

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2019-10-ants-diseases.html

by Aarhus University New research from Aarhus University shows that ants inhibit at least 14 plant diseases. Ants secrete antibiotics from glands in the body. On their legs and body, they …

Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'
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7/22/2019 7:02:57 AM -

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2019-07-ants-defend-sugar-protein.html

by FAPESP

The aggressiveness of ants in arid environments with scarce food supply helps protect plants against herbivorous arthropods. Credit: Laura Leal

Biologists Laura …

Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'
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7/19/2019 5:18:08 PM -

EurekAlert https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-07/uop-tie071619.php

In the 1960s, Penn biologist Dan Janzen, as part of earning his Ph.D., re-described what has become a classic example of biological mutualism: the obligate relationship …

Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'
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7/19/2019 5:00:07 PM -

ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/07/190716103411.htm

La Trobe University
Summary:
Researchers have uncovered an exception to the global phenomenon known as 'Insect Armageddon' in the largest study of Australian insect populations …
Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'
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7/19/2019 4:27:00 PM -

ScienceNews https://www.sciencenews.org/article/deadly-fungus-gives-zombie-ants-lockjaw

Closeups of infected ants’ jaw muscles may reveal clues to how the fungi take over

Fungus-infected “zombie” ants are known to scale a …

Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'
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6/12/2019 7:30:27 PM -

The Conversation

Some fungi disrupt the normal behaviour of insects such as ants through chemical interference in the brain, causing the infected ant to behave in ways that will improve the opportunities for the fungus to spread its spores …

Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'
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4/6/2019 7:18:56 AM -

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2019-04-compound-drug-resistant-fungi-isolated-ant.html

by Karina Toledo, FAPESP Antimicrobial and antifungal resistance, which describe the ability of bacteria and other pathogens to resist the effects of drugs to …

Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'
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12/12/2018 10:39:30 AM -

By Frankie Schembi Formica archboldi, a small, red ant native to the southeastern United States, has long stumped entomologists with its macabre habit of decorating its nests with the severed heads of larger, predatory trap-jaw ants. …

Found: 'ants' and inferring: 'ant'