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This review of recognition behaviour in social wasps first considers the recognition of blood relatives and of nestmates. Aspects of nestmate recognition discussed include relevant life history details, sexual hunting recognition and the establishment of recognition. Recognition of specific...

Kumano, N.; Kasuya, E.
Japanese Journal of Ecology, 1999, 49, 2, pp 183-191

Reeve, H. K.
Comstock Publishing Associates, Ithaca, New York, USA
Social biology of wasps., 1991, pp 99-148