Task partitioning in insect societies. I. Effect of colony size on queueing delay and colony ergonomic efficiency

Anderson, C. and Ratnieks, F.L.W. (1999) Task partitioning in insect societies. I. Effect of colony size on queueing delay and colony ergonomic efficiency. American Naturalist, 154 (5). pp. 521-535. ISSN 0003-0147

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Authors/Creators:
  • Anderson, C.
  • Ratnieks, F.L.W.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 1999 The University of Chicago. Reproduced in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Keywords: social insects, task partitioning, ergonomics, colony size, queueing delays, honeybee
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > School of Mathematics and Statistics (Sheffield)
The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > School of Biological Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Animal and Plant Sciences (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Repository Officer
Date Deposited: 15 Jun 2006
Last Modified: 16 Nov 2015 23:16
Published Version: http://www.journals.uchicago.edu/AN/journal/issues...
Status: Published
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Refereed: Yes

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