Scientific publications from the desert ant navigation group


Wahl VL, Pfeffer S, Jannssen AC, Wittlinger M (2016) High frequency locomotion in the Saharan silver ant Cataglyphis bombycina. Prepared for publication in Myrmecological News

Dahmen HJ, Wahl VL, Pfeffer SE, Mallot HA, Wittlinger M (2016) Naturalistic path integration of Cataglyphis desert ants on an air cushioned light-weight spherical treadmill. J. Exp. Biol. in press

Pfeffer SE, Wahl VL, Wittlinger M (2016) How to find home backwards? Locomotion and inter-leg coordination during rearward walking of Cataglyphis fortis desert ants. J Exp Biol 219: 2110-2118; doi 10.1242/jeb.137778.

Pfeffer SE, Wittlinger M (2016) Optic flow odometry operates independently of stride integration in carried ants. Science 353: 1155-1157; doi 10.1126/science.aaf9754.