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II. Costa Rica species
III. Capturing Methods
C. Malaise trap samples
D. Sweep net sampling
V. Ant-plant Mutualism
Azteca ants and Cecropia trees
VI. Conclusion on Ant Species
Andrade, J. C. de, and J. P. P. Carauta. 1982. The Cecropia-Azteca association: a case of mutualism? Biotropica 14:15.
Bolton, B. 1994. Identification Guide to the Ant Genera of the World. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Mass.
Bolton, B. 2003. Synopsis and classification of Formicidae. Mem. Amer. Entomol. Inst. 71:1-370.
Hölldobler, B., and E. O. Wilson. 1990. The Ants. Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Longino, J. T. 1991a. Azteca ants in Cecropia trees: taxonomy, colony structure, and behavior. Pages 271-288 in C. Huxley and D. Cutler, editors. Ant-plant interactions. Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K.
Schupp, E. W. 1986. Azteca protection of Cecropia: ant occupation benefits juvenile trees. Oecologia 70:379-385
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