Behavioral adaptations

communication

Communication

  • communication is any form of behavior that send a signal to any other organism.
  • Gestures, facial expression, gaze or chemical signal.
  • ants use chemical signals called pheromones to create scent trails to show paths to food, as well as for alarms calls, mate attraction, and to distinguish between colonies.
  • additionally they have pheromones that they can use to confuse the enemy and manipulate them into fighting each other.
  • ants, bees and termites all use pheromones.