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Fig. 2 | BMC Evolutionary Biology

Fig. 2

From: Co-founding ant queens prevent disease by performing prophylactic undertaking behaviour

Fig. 2

Queens perform prophylactic undertaking behaviours towards co-foundress corpses. Queens encountering non-infected and infected corpses performed several behaviours, namely corpse a biting and b burying or c removal. These behaviours were performed equally towards both infected and non-infected corpses (error bars show ±95% CI; n.s. = non-significant GLM result at α = 0.05). Supporting data in Additional file 2

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