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Table 2 Number of queens, intercastes, and workers from each colony in our sample

From: Phenotypic plasticity and modularity allow for the production of novel mosaic phenotypes in ants

Colony Queens Intercastes Workers
BLF27637a 1 9 21
BLF27647a 2 5 32
BLF27654a 13 5 47
BLF27635 5 7 9
BLF27649 4 1 4
BLF27652 1 2 2
BLF30540 0 1 1
BLF30543 1 0b 1
BLF30551 0 1 1
BLF30553 1 1 1
BLF30557 1 1 1
BLF30558 0 1 1
BLF30574 0 3 3
Total 29 37 124
  1. aColonies studied in their entirety
  2. bOne intercaste was initially present in colony BLF30543 but was damaged during handling