[PAST EVENT] The secret social lives of shrimp: cooperation and homeland defense on the reef

October 25, 2012
VIMS - Watermen's Hall, McHugh Auditorium
1375 Greate Road
Gloucester Point, VA 23062Map this location
Eusociality--most familiar among ants, bees, and other social insects--refers to life in large, cooperative colonies. Join VIMS professor Emmett Duffy as he describes his groundbreaking discovery of the first case of eusociality in a marine animal, the sponge-dwelling Caribbean shrimp Synalpheus regalis.

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