Some termite inquilines exhibit a non-threatening behaviour which may avoid open contests with their host and facilitate the stability of cohabitation in the long term. See this story in full in our new paper:
Hugo, H, Cristaldo, PF, DeSouza, O. Nonaggressive behavior: A strategy employed by an obligate nest invader to avoid conflict with its host species. Ecol Evol. 2020; 00: 1– 14. https://doi.org/10.1002/ece3.6572
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