skip to content
The ants Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The ants

Author: Bert Hölldobler; Edward O Wilson
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Reviews in detail all topics in the anatomy, physiology, social organization, ecology, and natural history of ants.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Bert Hölldobler; Edward O Wilson
ISBN: 0674040759 9780674040755
OCLC Number: 19325464
Awards: Pulitzer Prize, General Nonfiction, 1991.
Description: xii, 732 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Contents: The importance of ants --
Classification and origins --
The colony life cycle --
Altruism and the origin of the worker caste --
Colony odor and kin recognition --
Queen numbers and domination --
Communication --
Caste and division of labor --
Social homeostasis and flexibility --
Foraging strategis, territory, and population regulation --
The organization of species communities --
Symbioses among ant species --
Symbioses with other arthropods --
Symbioses between ants and plants --
The specialized predators --
The army ants --
The fungus growers --
The harvesting ants --
Weaver ants --Collecting, culturing, observing.
Responsibility: Bert Hölldobler and Edward O. Wilson.

Abstract:

Reviews in detail all topics in the anatomy, physiology, social organization, ecology, and natural history of ants.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(8)

User lists with this item (9)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/19325464> # The ants
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "19325464" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Place/cambridge_mass> ; # Cambridge, Mass.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mau> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/ameisen> ; # Ameisen
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/595.796/e19/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/fourmis> ; # Fourmis
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/vertebrata_sistematica> ; # Vertebrata (Sistematica)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810896> ; # Ants
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/himenopteros_biologia> ; # Himenopteros (Biologia)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/zoologia_geral> ; # Zoologia Geral
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/ants> ; # Ants
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/insecta_hymenoptera_sistematica> ; # Insecta. Hymenoptera (Sistematica)
    schema:awards "Pulitzer Prize, General Nonfiction, 1991." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/104215813> ; # Edward O. Wilson
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/109018575> ; # Bert Hölldobler
    schema:datePublished "1990" ;
    schema:description "Reviews in detail all topics in the anatomy, physiology, social organization, ecology, and natural history of ants."@en ;
    schema:description "The importance of ants -- Classification and origins -- The colony life cycle -- Altruism and the origin of the worker caste -- Colony odor and kin recognition -- Queen numbers and domination -- Communication -- Caste and division of labor -- Social homeostasis and flexibility -- Foraging strategis, territory, and population regulation -- The organization of species communities -- Symbioses among ant species -- Symbioses with other arthropods -- Symbioses between ants and plants -- The specialized predators -- The army ants -- The fungus growers -- The harvesting ants -- Weaver ants --Collecting, culturing, observing."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2677944> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "The ants"@en ;
    schema:productID "19325464" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/19325464#PublicationEvent/cambridge_mass_belknap_press_of_harvard_university_press_1990> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Agent/belknap_press_of_harvard_university_press> ; # Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780674040755.pdf> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780674040755> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/19325464> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Agent/belknap_press_of_harvard_university_press> # Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Belknap Press of Harvard University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Place/cambridge_mass> # Cambridge, Mass.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Cambridge, Mass." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/himenopteros_biologia> # Himenopteros (Biologia)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Himenopteros (Biologia)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/insecta_hymenoptera_sistematica> # Insecta. Hymenoptera (Sistematica)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Insecta. Hymenoptera (Sistematica)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2677944#Topic/vertebrata_sistematica> # Vertebrata (Sistematica)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Vertebrata (Sistematica)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/810896> # Ants
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Ants"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/104215813> # Edward O. Wilson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wilson" ;
    schema:givenName "Edward O." ;
    schema:name "Edward O. Wilson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109018575> # Bert Hölldobler
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1936" ;
    schema:familyName "Hölldobler" ;
    schema:givenName "Bert" ;
    schema:name "Bert Hölldobler" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780674040755>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0674040759" ;
    schema:isbn "9780674040755" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.