Data from: Individual learning performance and exploratory activity are linked to colony foraging success in a mass-recruiting ant

Grégoire Pasquier & Christoph Grüter
Learning plays an important role in the life of many animals. In social insects, colony foraging success depends on the combined actions of many individuals and learning contributes to individual foraging success. In many ants, for example, route learning helps foragers to navigate between the nest and a food source. Here, we studied if the foraging success of a colony depends on the route-learning performance of its individuals. We used a doubly bifurcating T-maze to...
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