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odorant receptor genes, 174

origins of eusociality, 169

runaway social selection, 67

slave making, 176

social foraging behavior, 187

unicoloniality, 50, 67, 68

Apis mellifera (see also Honey bee), 53, 169, 174, 178–179, 181, 183, 185–186

Arms race, evolutionary, 166, 178, 180, 209, 215

Arthur M. Sackler Colloquia, iv, viii, xiii, 84, 135, 211

Arthur M. Sackler Gallery of Asian Art, viii Asobara tabida, 228–229

Autism, 236, 254, 277, 284–285, 289, 291–292

Avise, John C., xiii–xiv

Ayala, Francisco J., xiii–xiv

Azolla filiculoides, 43

B

Baboons, 327, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 339, 350

Bacteria (see also Bacterial; “Mycetocyte” bacteria; Myxococcus xanthus; other individual species) mobile DNA, 219

Bacterial symbioses, defined, 28

Bacterial-eukaryotic mutualisms

benefits provided to hosts, 26–27, 29–30, 32

breakdown of, 2, 29, 31, 33, 43–45, 46, 47

greenbeard genes, 18

host association origins, 27, 31, 33, 34, 35–36, 45–46, 47

host localization, 28, 30, 32

maintenance of, 29, 38–42

methods, 29, 46–47

origins, xvi, 29, 36–38, 46

from parasitism, 2, 30–31, 35, 36–37, 46, 47

stabilizing forces, 2, 31, 33

symbiont capture, 29, 42–43

transmission among hosts, 30, 32, 45, 46

Bacterial parasites, 28

Bacteriocins, 18, 129, 192, 226, 242

Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron, 30–31, 38, 39, 41

Baffin Island Inuit, 371

Bdelloid rotifers, 233

Beckwith-Weidemann syndrome, 280–281, 282, 283, 284–285

Bees, primitive eusocial (see also Honey bees)

brain evolution, 176–177, 187–188

gland development genes for chemical signaling, 173, 187

metabolism and nutrition genes, 172, 185–186

molecular evolution study, 169

origins of eusociality, 169 (see also Honey bees; Social Hymenoptera)

ovary development, 181

piRNA pathway, 171, 172, 181

reproduction-related genes, 171–172, 181

Beewolves, 32–33, 41

Behavioral economics games, 347–349

Beta-glycosidases, 175

Biodiversity, defined, xiii

Biofilms (see also Multispecies biofilms)

defined, 140

single-species, 193

Bioluminescence, 26, 30, 40

Bipolar disorder, 285

Birds (see also Cooperative breeding in birds)

coloration and plumage, 66

Blowfly (Calliphora vicina), 184

Bobtail squid, 30–31, 41, 155

Bonobos (Pan paniscus), 336, 361

Boyd, Robert, 301, 363–382

Bradyrhizobium japonicum, 41, 45

Brain evolution, 176–177, 187–188

Bumble bees, 169, 179

Burkholderia spp., 30–31, 37–38, 40–41, 44

Byproduct cooperation, 11, 31, 38, 39, 157, 333

C

Cancer, 138, 236, 237, 252, 275, 277, 278–282

Capuchin monkeys (Cebus capucinus), 327, 343, 357, 358–359

Cell-cell adhesion, 94, 95, 97, 107, 114, 158, 166, 203, 204

Central Inuit, 366–369, 370

Centromere drive, 221, 223–224, 225

Chacma baboons (Papio hamadryas ursinus), 327–328, 330

Cheaters/cheating

in bacterial mutualisms, 2, 40–41, 46

controls, 166, 191, 198, 201–206, 211

defining, 198–199



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