Santschi, Felix (1872-1940)

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BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

Santschi is known for his pioneering work on the navigational abilities of ants. In one experiment, he investigated the way harvester ants used the sky to navigate.

ANT TAXONOMY

Felix Santschi was a prolific taxonomist, publishing 188 separate papers on the taxonomy of ants.

Primary location of author's collection: Naturhistorisches Museum, Basel.

PUBLICATIONS

REFERENCE

  • Wehner, R. 1990. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 27: 295-306, portrait.
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