A Simple Threshold Rule Is Sufficient to Explain Sophisticated Collective Decision-Making

Robinson, E.J.H., Franks, N.R., Ellis, S. et al. (2 more authors) (2011) A Simple Threshold Rule Is Sufficient to Explain Sophisticated Collective Decision-Making. PLoS ONE, 6 (5). e19981. ISSN 1932-6203

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Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2011 Robinson et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Keywords: Nest-site selection; Division-of-labour; Ant Temothorax-Curvispinosus; House-hunting ants; Honey-bees; Mate Choice; Colonies choose; Social insects; Trade-off; Swarms
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  • Published: 24 May 2011
  • Accepted: 22 April 2011
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Engineering (Sheffield) > Department of Computer Science (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 13 May 2016 11:34
Last Modified: 13 May 2016 11:34
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0019981
Status: Published
Publisher: Public Library of Science
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0019981

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