Kin structure and social parasitism in Acromyrmex echinatior
Dorte took her degree at the University of Aarhus in 1998 based on an MSc. thesis describing various aspects of reproduction in the leaf-cutter ant Acromyrmex echinatior and in that of the social parasite Acromyrmex insinuator. She is currently working on the genetics of salmonid fish at Silkeborg, Denmark.
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