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Editorial

Schlick-Steiner, B.C., Zettel, H. & Steiner, F.M.


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Original Article

The use of native and non-native tree species for foraging and nesting habitat by the wood-ant Formica lugubris (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Robinson, E.J.H., Tofilsk, A. & Ratnieks, F.L.W.


Obituary

Professor Jehoshua Kugler (1916 - 2007)

Freidberg, A.


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Review Article

The demise of the standard ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Heinze, J.


Original Article

Technomyrmex vexatus (Santschi, 1919) from Gibraltar (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): a new ant species for Europe and genus for Iberia

Guillem, R. & Bensusan, K.


Review Article

Structure and function of ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) brains: Strength in numbers

Gronenberg, W.


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Book Review

Narendra, A. & Kumar, S.M. 2007: On a trail with ants: A handbook of the ants of Peninsular India. – Published by Ajay Narendra and Sunil Kumar M., Bangalore, 193 pp.

Fellowes, J.R.


Original Article

A test for variation in slave species work efficiency in mixed slave-maker, Protomognathus americanus (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), colonies

Judd, T.M.


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Book Review

Reznikova, Z. 2007: Animal intelligence. From individual to social cognition. – Cambridge University Press, 472 pp.

Bugnyar, T.


Original Article

Cardiocondyla atalanta Forel, 1915, a cryptic sister species of Cardiocondyla nuda (Mayr, 1866) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Seifert, B.


Original Article

Ecology, colony structure, and conservation biology of Formica (Coptoformica) foreli Bondroit, 1918 in Bavaria, Germany (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Dolek, M., Freese-Hager, A. & Geyer, A.


Review Article

Path integration as the basic navigation mechanism of the desert ant Cataglyphis fortis (Forel, 1902) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Ronacher, B.


Original Article

Observations of summit disease in Formica rufa Linnaeus, 1761 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Boer, P.


Review Article

The utility of species distribution models to predict the spread of invasive ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) and to anticipate changes in their ranges in the face of global climate change

Roura-Pascual, N. & Suarez, A.V.


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Book Review

Rico-Gray, V. & Oliveira, P.S. 2007: The ecology and evolution of ant-plant interactions. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL, 320 pp.

Heil, M.


FREE    Review Article

Chemical sorcery for sociality: Exocrine secretions of ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Morgan, E.D.


Original Article

Removal of allometric variance improves species separation in multi-character discriminant functions when species are strongly allometric and exposes diagnostic characters

Seifert, B.


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Book Review

Van Mele, P. & Cuc, N.T.T. 2007: Ants as friends: Improving your tree crops with weaver ants (2nd edition). Africa Rice Centre (WARDI), Cotonou, Benin, and CABI, Engham, UK, 72 pp.

Majer, J.


Review Article

Functional genetics and genomics in ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): The interplay of genes and social life

Goodisman, M.A.D., Kovacs, J.L. & Hunt, B.G.


Review Article

The causes and consequences of genetic caste determination in ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Anderson, K.E., Linksvayer, T.A. & Smith, C.R.


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Book Review

Snelling, R.R., Fisher, B.L. & Ward, P.S. (Eds.) 2007: Advances in ant systematics (Hymenoptera: Formicidae): homage to E. O. Wilson – 50 years of contributions. – Memoirs of the American Entomological Institute 80: 1-690.

Wild, A.L.


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Book Review

Fisher, B.L. & Cover, S.P. 2007: Ants of North America: a guide to the genera. – University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles, xiv + 194 pp.

Ward, P.S.


Original Article

Worldwide spread of the longhorn crazy ant, Paratrechina longicornis (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Wetterer, J.K.


Original Article

A preliminary checklist of the ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of Iran

Paknia, O., Radchenko, A., Alipanah, H. & Pfeiffer, M.


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Review Article

Do ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) need conservation and does ant conservation need genetics?

Seppä, P.


Review Article

Chemical strategies to deal with ants: a review of mimicry, camouflage, propaganda, and phytomimesis by ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) and other arthropods

Akino, T.


Obituary

Francesco Le Moli

Mori, A. & Grasso, D.A.


Review Article

What can ant diversity-energy relationships tell us about land use and land change (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)?

Ríos-Casanova, L. & Bestelmeyer, B.T.


Review Article

The effect of ants on soil properties and processes (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Frouz, J. & Jilková, V.


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Book Review

Korb, J. & Heinze, J. (Eds.) 2008: The ecology of social evolution. – Springer-Verlag, Berlin, 266 pp.

Bourke, A.F.G.


Review Article

Experimental paradigms for studying cognition and communication in ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Reznikova, Z.


Review Article

Individual and collective cognition in ants and other insects (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Dornhaus, A. & Franks, N.R.


Obituary

In memoriam – Roy R. Snelling (30 September 1934 - 21 April 2008)

Trager, J.C.


Original Article

Vietnamese species of the genus Acanthomyrmex Emery, 1893 - A. humilis sp.n. and A. glabfemoralis Zhou & Zheng, 1997 (Hymenoptera: Formicidae: Myrmicinae)

Eguchi, K., Bui, T.V. & Yamane, S.


Original Article

Leptothorax athabasca sp.n. (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) from Alberta, Canada, an ant with an apparently restricted range

Buschinger, A. & Schulz, A.