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Without losing a moment's time, the little animals began to form in files which were young into a strange garden in Tapping the ground continually with their antennae, they took up their larvae and moved away in Not a pebble, order, reconnoitering the territory in all directions. fully organised in five minutes. not a crevice, not a plant was left unnoticed or overlooked. place best suited for concealing their whereas most a completely least European ants under such conditions, i. , in locality, would probably have consumed at accomplishing the same result.

As soon in files. as not being followed, she turns back and fact is the certainty of this recognition, the quickness and readiness with which the animals recognise their topochemical trail There without hesitation. is groping about and wandering to and fro exhibited by Our species of Tapinoma and Polyergus alone none of the most of our ants. exhibit a similar but less perfect condition. It is especially inter- watch the perpetuum mobile of the antennas of esting, however, the Ecitons, the lively manner in which these are kept titillating to the earth, and their companions.

7. It is also of volition, i. , the carrying out of individual decisions in a more or less protracted time-sequence, through different concatenations of instincts ; furthermore different kinds of discomfort and pleasure emotions, as well as interactions and antagonisms between these di- verse psychic powers. 8. In insect behavior the activity of the attention is one-sided and occupies a prominent place. It narrows the scope of behavior and renders the animal temporarily blind (inattentive) to other sense-impressions.

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