The Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Behavior Discussion Group meets every other Tuesday from 2-3pm in the Large Meeting Room at Tupper. Questions? Email: Gerry Carter (ggc.bats at gmail) and Paola Galgani (GalganiP at si.edu).
The informal Gamboa Behavior Discussion Group (*) meets every other Monday at 3-4 pm in the Gamboa Lab Building conference room (next to front desk).
*April 24 Gamboa: Hannah Marti, Social memory in leaf-cutter ants
May 2 Tupper: Gerald Carter, Reciprocity, social bonds, and social bet-hedging
May 16 Tupper: Laura Southcott, Mutual mate choice in a Heliconius butterfly species pair
May 30 Tupper: Leonie Baier, Can sound paint a picture? Studying perception with behaviour
June 19 Gamboa: Rachel Crisp, Social rank in female vampire bats
Jul 4 Claudio Monteza, White-faced monkeys in Coiba National Park
Aug 15 Sebastian Stockmaier, Sickness behavior and social grooming in vampire bats