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  1. Potential impact of the leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex lobicornis on conifer plantations in northern Patagonia, Argentina

    Agricultural and Forest Entomology

    Volume 13, Issue 2, May 2011, Pages: 191–196, Silvia Paola Pérez, Juan Carlos Corley and Alejandro G. Farji-Brener

    Article first published online : 19 DEC 2010, DOI: 10.1111/j.1461-9563.2010.00515.x

  2. The metapleural gland of ants

    Biological Reviews

    Volume 86, Issue 4, November 2011, Pages: 774–791, Sze Huei Yek and Ulrich G. Mueller

    Article first published online : 24 DEC 2010, DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-185X.2010.00170.x

  3. Managing leaf-cutting ants: peculiarities, trends and challenges

    Pest Management Science

    Volume 70, Issue 1, January 2014, Pages: 14–23, Terezinha MC Della Lucia, Lailla C Gandra and Raul NC Guedes

    Article first published online : 30 OCT 2013, DOI: 10.1002/ps.3660

  4. Refuse dumps of leaf-cutting ants as a deterrent for ant herbivory: does refuse age matter?

    Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata

    Volume 121, Issue 3, December 2006, Pages: 215–219, S. A. Ballari and A. G. Farji-Brener

    Article first published online : 25 OCT 2006, DOI: 10.1111/j.1570-8703.2006.00475.x

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    Effect of phorid fly density on the foraging of Atta vollenweideri leafcutter ants in the field

    Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata

    Volume 154, Issue 1, January 2015, Pages: 53–61, Andrea C. Guillade and Patricia J. Folgarait

    Article first published online : 28 NOV 2014, DOI: 10.1111/eea.12255

  6. Sodium-specific foraging by leafcutter ant workers (Atta cephalotes, Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

    Ecological Entomology

    Volume 37, Issue 5, October 2012, Pages: 435–438, LAURA CHAVARRIA PIZARRO, HELEN F. MCCREERY, SARAH P. LAWSON, MAX E. WINSTON and SEAN O’DONNELL

    Article first published online : 11 SEP 2012, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2311.2012.01380.x

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    Indirect effects of exotic grazers: livestock decreases the nutrient content of refuse dumps of leaf-cutting ants through vegetation impoverishment

    Journal of Applied Ecology

    Volume 44, Issue 6, December 2007, Pages: 1209–1218, MARIANA TADEY and ALEJANDRO G FARJI-BRENER

    Article first published online : 19 JUN 2007, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2664.2007.01338.x

  8. Competition between grass-cutting Atta vollenweideri ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) and domestic cattle (Artiodactyla: Bovidae) in Argentine rangelands

    Agricultural and Forest Entomology

    Volume 17, Issue 2, May 2015, Pages: 113–119, Andrea C. Guillade and Patricia J. Folgarait

    Article first published online : 16 SEP 2014, DOI: 10.1111/afe.12085

  9. Effect of constituents of the foliar wax of Didymopanax vinosum on the foraging activity of the leaf-cutting ant Atta sexdens rubropilosa

    Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata

    Volume 86, Issue 3, March 1998, Pages: 261–266, Antonio Salatino, Regina L. Sugayama, Giuseppina Negri and Wagner Vilegas

    Article first published online : 17 OCT 2003, DOI: 10.1046/j.1570-7458.1998.00288.x

  10. To be or not to be faithful: flexible fidelity to foraging trails in the leaf-cutting ant Acromyrmex lobicornis

    Ecological Entomology

    Volume 37, Issue 5, October 2012, Pages: 370–376, LUCIANA ELIZALDE and ALEJANDRO FARJI-BRENER

    Article first published online : 26 AUG 2012, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2311.2012.01368.x

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    Forage collection, substrate preparation, and diet composition in fungus-growing ants

    Ecological Entomology

    Volume 35, Issue 3, June 2010, Pages: 259–269, HENRIK H. DE FINE LICHT and JACOBUS J. BOOMSMA

    Article first published online : 30 MAR 2010, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2311.2010.01193.x

  12. Influence of leaf epicuticular waxes from cerrado species on substrate selection by Atta sexdens rubropilosa

    Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata

    Volume 74, Issue 1, January 1995, Pages: 63–69, R. L. Sugayama and A. Salatino

    Article first published online : 5 APR 2011, DOI: 10.1111/j.1570-7458.1995.tb01875.x

  13. EVOLUTIONARY TRANSITIONS IN ENZYME ACTIVITY OF ANT FUNGUS GARDENS

    Evolution

    Volume 64, Issue 7, July 2010, Pages: 2055–2069, Henrik H. De Fine Licht, Morten Schiøtt, Ulrich G. Mueller and Jacobus J. Boomsma

    Article first published online : 11 JAN 2010, DOI: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2010.00948.x

  14. Hitchhiking and the removal of microbial contaminants by the leaf-cutting ant Atta colombica

    Ecological Entomology

    Volume 35, Issue 4, August 2010, Pages: 529–537, HANNAH M. GRIFFITHS and WILLIAM O. H. HUGHES

    Article first published online : 30 MAY 2010, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2311.2010.01212.x

  15. A meta-analysis of leaf-cutting ant nest effects on soil fertility and plant performance

    Ecological Entomology

    Volume 40, Issue 2, April 2015, Pages: 150–158, ALEJANDRO G. FARJI-BRENER and VICTORIA WERENKRAUT

    Article first published online : 12 DEC 2014, DOI: 10.1111/een.12169

  16. Population genetic signatures of diffuse co-evolution between leaf-cutting ants and their cultivar fungi

    Molecular Ecology

    Volume 16, Issue 1, January 2007, Pages: 209–216, A. S. MIKHEYEV, U. G. MUELLER and J. J. BOOMSMA

    Article first published online : 27 NOV 2006, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-294X.2006.03134.x

  17. Fungal communities in the garden chamber soils of leaf-cutting ants

    Journal of Basic Microbiology

    Volume 54, Issue 11, November 2014, Pages: 1186–1196, Andre Rodrigues, Michel R. Z. Passarini, Milene Ferro, Nilson S. Nagamoto, Luiz C. Forti, Maurício Bacci Jr., Lara D. Sette and Fernando C. Pagnocca

    Article first published online : 17 MAY 2013, DOI: 10.1002/jobm.201200458

  18. GENETIC DIVERSITY AND DISEASE RESISTANCE IN LEAF-CUTTING ANT SOCIETIES

    Evolution

    Volume 58, Issue 6, June 2004, Pages: 1251–1260, William O. H. Hughes and Jacobus J. Boomsma

    Article first published online : 9 MAY 2007, DOI: 10.1111/j.0014-3820.2004.tb01704.x

  19. The Multiple Impacts of Leaf-Cutting Ants and Their Novel Ecological Role in Human-Modified Neotropical Forests

    Biotropica

    Volume 46, Issue 5, September 2014, Pages: 516–528, Inara R. Leal, Rainer Wirth and Marcelo Tabarelli

    Article first published online : 19 JUN 2014, DOI: 10.1111/btp.12126

  20. The role of fungus in the diet of the leaf-cutting ant Atta cephalotes (L.)

    Ecological Entomology

    Volume 4, Issue 2, May 1979, Pages: 151–160, R. J. QUINLAN and J. M. CHERRETT

    Article first published online : 14 MAR 2008, DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2311.1979.tb00570.x