Ant-Colony as an Organism, The
Wheeler, William Morton. "The Ant-Colony as an Organism." Journal of Morphology 22.2 (1911): 307-25.
Early and influential statement on insect colony as organism. Cited by D. Hofstadter in the Bibliography to Gödel, Escher, Bach, q.v., this Category. See above under Literary Criticism, T. Dunn and R. Erlich, "The Mechanical Hive" and ". . . Beehives and Mechanization."