Group decision making in nest-site selection by honey bees
Seeley , Thomas
Kirk Visscher , P.
- Publisher: Springer Verlag
group decision making | [ SDV.EE ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Ecology, environment | honey bee | nest-site selection | swarming | [ SDV.BID ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Biodiversity | [ SDV.BA.ZI ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Animal biology/Invertebrate Zoology | Apis mellifera | waggle dance | [ SDV.SA.SPA ] Life Sciences [q-bio]/Agricultural sciences/Animal production studies
International audience; In recent years, renewed attention has been paid to the mechanisms of group decision making that underlie the nest-site selection process in honey bees. We review the results of these new investigations by discussing how the recent work builds on...