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Schultz, Ted

Research Entomologist and Curator of Hymenoptera

Evolution and systematics of ants, especially the fungus-farming ants (tribe Attini, subfamily Myrmicinae); historical ecology and evolution of the fungus-farming behavior; theory and method of phylogenetic analysis; quantitative methods for assessing ant biodiversity

Geographic Focus

Background And Education

Research And Grants


Selected Publications

Editor Of

  • Book

    • Schultz, Ted R., Gawne, Richard, and Peregrine, Peter N., editors. 2022. The Convergent Evolution of Agriculture in Humans and Insects. Cambridge, Massachusetts: The MIT Press. Müller, Gerd B. Vienna Series in Theoretical Biology. 2022