The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Ecology, Inclusive fitness, Worker policing, Altruism and Demography. His Ecology study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Reproduction and Social evolution. His Inclusive fitness study which covers Kin selection that intersects with Eusociality.
Incentive and Social group is closely connected to Criminology in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Worker policing. His Altruism research includes themes of Vespula vulgaris and Selfishness. His Demography course of study focuses on Hymenoptera and Honey bee.
His primary areas of investigation include Ecology, Zoology, Worker policing, Hymenoptera and Queen. His Ecology study typically links adjacent topics like Reproduction. His Zoology study frequently draws connections between related disciplines such as Pheromone.
His research integrates issues of Demography and Criminology in his study of Worker policing. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Phylogenetics and Mating. His Inclusive fitness research integrates issues from Altruism, Social evolution, Kin selection and Natural selection.
Tom Wenseleers mainly focuses on Zoology, Evolutionary biology, Vespula vulgaris, Sex pheromone and Insect. His study in the field of Hymenoptera also crosses realms of Division of labour. His work deals with themes such as Gene, Allele and Kinship, which intersect with Evolutionary biology.
The Sex pheromone study which covers Queen that intersects with Communication, Ovary and Queen mandibular pheromone. The various areas that Tom Wenseleers examines in his Insect study include Symbiosis, Honeydew and Acromyrmex echinatior. His Effective population size study frequently draws parallels with other fields, such as Ecology.
His main research concerns Insect, Zoology, Queen mandibular pheromone, Sex pheromone and Evolutionary biology. Insect is the subject of his research, which falls under Botany. His work in the fields of Paper wasp overlaps with other areas such as Metapleural gland.
His Queen mandibular pheromone research includes themes of Queen and Ovary. Tom Wenseleers interconnects Pheromone, Dominance, Eusociality, Queen and Reproduction in the investigation of issues within Sex pheromone. His Evolutionary biology research includes elements of Phylogeography, Phylogenetics, Species complex and Reproductive isolation.
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CONFLICT RESOLUTION IN INSECT SOCIETIES
Francis L.W. Ratnieks;Kevin R. Foster;Tom Wenseleers.
Annual Review of Entomology (2006)
Inclusive fitness theory and eusociality
Patrick Abbot;Jun Abe;John Alcock;Samuel Alizon.
Kin selection is the key to altruism
Kevin R. Foster;Tom Wenseleers;Francis L.W. Ratnieks.
Trends in Ecology and Evolution (2006)
A general model for the evolution of mutualisms
Kevin R. Foster;Tom Wenseleers.
Journal of Evolutionary Biology (2006)
Conserved class of queen pheromones stops social insect workers from reproducing.
Annette Van Oystaeyen;Ricardo Caliari Oliveira;Luke Holman;Jelle S. van Zweden.
Comparative Analysis of Worker Reproduction and Policing in Eusocial Hymenoptera Supports Relatedness Theory
Tom Wenseleers;Francis L. W. Ratnieks.
The American Naturalist (2006)
Enforced altruism in insect societies
Tom Wenseleers;Francis L. W. Ratnieks.
Estimated transmissibility and severity of novel SARS-CoV-2 Variant of Concern 202012/01 in England
Nicholas G Davies;Sam Abbott;Rosanna C. Barnard;Christopher I. Jarvis.
Altruism in insect societies and beyond: voluntary or enforced?
Francis L. W. Ratnieks;Tom Wenseleers.
Trends in Ecology and Evolution (2008)
Comprehensive Bee Pathogen Screening in Belgium Reveals Crithidia mellificae as a New Contributory Factor to Winter Mortality
Jorgen Ravoet;Jafar Maharramov;Ivan Meeus;Lina De Smet.
PLOS ONE (2013)
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