Data from: Equivalent learning, but unequal participation: male bumble bees learn comparably to females, but participate in cognitive assessments at lower ratesMatthew Austin, Tian Manning, Kamau MuseMorris & Aimee Dunlap
Sex-specific cognitive abilities are well documented. These can occur when sexes engage in different ecological contexts. Less known is whether different ecological contexts can also drive sex-specific participation rates in behavioral tests. Here, we explore this question in bumble bees, a group of eusocial insects where worker females and males exhibit stark socioecological differences. Among myriad colony maintenance tasks, workers forage for themselves and developing brood, while males forage only for themselves while mate-searching. Following...
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