• 3296 Citations
  • 32 h-Index
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Research Output 1987 2019

  • 3296 Citations
  • 32 h-Index
  • 69 Article
  • 3 Chapter
49 Citations (Scopus)

Achievement of thermal stability by varying metabolic heat production in flying honeybees

Harrison, J., Fewell, J., Roberts, S. P. & Hall, H. G., 1996, In : Science. 274, 5284, p. 88-90 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermogenesis
Insects
Hot Temperature
Body Temperature Regulation
Bees
49 Citations (Scopus)

Allometric scaling of metabolism, growth, and activity in whole colonies of the seed-harvester ant Pogonomyrmex californicus

Waters, J. S., Holbrook, C. T., Fewell, J. & Harrison, J., Oct 2010, In : American Naturalist. 176, 4, p. 501-510 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex californicus
social environment
ant
metabolism
seed
68 Citations (Scopus)

Basketball teams as strategic networks.

Fewell, J., Armbruster, H., Ingraham, J., Petersen, A. & Waters, J. S., 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 11, e47445.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Basketball
Entropy
Cluster Analysis
entropy
Fluxes
16 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioral regulation of genetic caste determination in a Pogonomyrmex population with dependent lineages

Clark, R. M., Anderson, K. E., Gadau, J. & Fewell, J., 2006, In : Ecology. 87, 9, p. 2201-2206 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex
caste determination
caste
queen insects
egg
12 Citations (Scopus)

Behavioral transitions with the evolution of cooperative nest founding by harvester ant queens

Overson, R., Gadau, J., Clark, R. M., Pratt, S. & Fewell, J., Jan 2014, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 68, 1, p. 21-30 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex californicus
queen insects
cooperatives
ant
nest

Changing of the guard: Mixed specialization and flexibility in nest defense (Tetragonisca angustula)

Baudier, K. M., Ostwald, M. M., Grüter, C., Segers, F. H. I. D., Roubik, D. W., Pavlic, T., Pratt, S. & Fewell, J., Jan 1 2019, In : Behavioral Ecology. 30, 4, p. 1041-1049 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tetragonisca angustula
nest
nests
polyethism
social insects
2 Citations (Scopus)
social parasitism
host-parasite interaction
Evolutionary Dynamics
Coexistence
parasite
50 Citations (Scopus)
honeybee
Bees
Task Performance and Analysis
Pollen
Apis mellifera
13 Citations (Scopus)

Colony response to graded resource changes: An analytical model of the influence of genotype, environment, and dominance

Bertram, S. M., Gorelick, R. & Fewell, J., Sep 2003, In : Theoretical Population Biology. 64, 2, p. 151-162 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pollen
dominance (genetics)
genotype
Genotype
pollen
10 Citations (Scopus)

Colony-size effects on task organization in the harvester ant Pogonomyrmex californicus

Holbrook, C. T., Eriksson, T. H., Overson, R. P., Gadau, J. & Fewell, J., 2013, In : Insectes Sociaux. 60, 2, p. 191-201 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex californicus
polyethism
size effect
ant
organization of work
181 Citations (Scopus)

Colony state and regulation of pollen foraging in the honey bee, Apis mellifera L.

Fewell, J. & Winston, M. L., Jun 1992, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 30, 6, p. 387-393 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Honey
Bees
honey
Pollen
Apis mellifera
27 Citations (Scopus)
social insect
Gene Regulatory Networks
social insects
Insects
gene
1 Citation (Scopus)
Ants
allometry
Causality
ant
walking
47 Citations (Scopus)

Directional fidelity as a foraging constraint in the western harvester ant, Pogonomyrmex occidentalis

Fewell, J., Jan 1990, In : Oecologia. 82, 1, p. 45-51 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex occidentalis
ant
foraging
seed
mortality risk
34 Citations (Scopus)

Distance effects on resource profitability and recruitment in the giant tropical ant, Paraponera clavata

Fewell, J., Harrison, J., Stiller, T. M. & Breed, M. D., Dec 1992, In : Oecologia. 92, 4, p. 542-547 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paraponera clavata
nectar
profitability
ant
Formicidae
50 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution and evolution of genetic caste determination in Pogonomyrmex seed-harvester ants

Anderson, K. E., Gadau, J., Mott, B. M., Johnson, R. A., Altamirano, A., Strehl, C. & Fewell, J., 2006, In : Ecology. 87, 9, p. 2171-2184 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex
caste determination
caste
ant
seed
2 Citations (Scopus)

Distribution and origin of intraspecific social variation in the California harvester ant Pogonomyrmex californicus

Overson, R., Fewell, J. & Gadau, J., Jul 25 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Insectes Sociaux. p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex californicus
queen insects
ant
polygyny
polyandry
1 Citation (Scopus)

Division of Labor

Fewell, J. H., Jan 1 2009, Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior. Elsevier Inc., p. 548-552 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

polyethism
Insects
Task Performance and Analysis
Interpersonal Relations
Maintenance
22 Citations (Scopus)
Pogonomyrmex californicus
polyethism
Ants
labor division
queen insects
52 Citations (Scopus)
polyethism
honeybee
Bees
labor division
Pollen
50 Citations (Scopus)

Division of labor increases with colony size in the harvester ant Pogonomyrmex californicus

Holbrook, C. T., Barden, P. M. & Fewell, J., Sep 2011, In : Behavioral Ecology. 22, 5, p. 960-966 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex californicus
insect colonies
polyethism
labor division
ant
27 Citations (Scopus)

Division of labour and socially induced changes in response thresholds in associations of solitary halictine bees

Jeanson, R., Clark, R. M., Holbrook, C. T., Bertram, S. M., Fewell, J. & Kukuk, P. F., Sep 2008, In : Animal Behaviour. 76, 3, p. 593-602 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solitary bees
polyethism
labor division
bee
Apoidea
3 Citations (Scopus)

Ecological drivers and reproductive consequences of non-kin cooperation by ant queens

Haney, B. R. & Fewell, J., Apr 24 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Oecologia. p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

queen insects
ant
polygyny
nests
nest
78 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of experience on use of orientation cues in the giant tropical ant

Harrison, J., Fewell, J., Stiller, T. M. & Breed, M. D., 1989, In : Animal Behaviour. 37, PART 5, p. 869-871 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ant
Formicidae
effect
58 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of load type (pollen or nectar) and load mass on hovering metabolic rate and mechanical power output in the honey bee Apis mellifera

Feuerbacher, E., Fewell, J., Roberts, S. P., Smith, E. F. & Harrison, J., Jun 2003, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 206, 11, p. 1855-1865 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plant Nectar
Honey
Bees
honey
nectar
22 Citations (Scopus)

Emergence and consequences of division of labor in associations of normally solitary sweat bees

Tate Holbrook, C., Clark, R. M., Jeanson, R., Bertram, S. M., Kukuk, P. F. & Fewell, J., Apr 2009, In : Ethology. 115, 4, p. 301-310 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Halictidae
polyethism
labor division
bee
eclosion
47 Citations (Scopus)

Emergence of division of labour in halictine bees: Contributions of social interactions and behavioural variance

Jeanson, R., Kukuk, P. F. & Fewell, J., Nov 2005, In : Animal Behaviour. 70, 5, p. 1183-1193 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polyethism
labor division
bee
eclosion
Apoidea
92 Citations (Scopus)

Emergence of increased division of labor as a function of group size

Jeanson, R., Fewell, J., Gorelick, R. & Bertram, S. M., Dec 2007, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 62, 2, p. 289-298 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polyethism
labor division
group size
eclosion
Advisory Committees
118 Citations (Scopus)

Energetic and time costs of foraging in harvester ants, Pogonomyrmex occidentalis

Fewell, J., Jun 1988, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 22, 6, p. 401-408 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex occidentalis
Ants
ant
energetics
foraging
72 Citations (Scopus)
Honey
Bees
Air
Metabolism
Temperature
33 Citations (Scopus)

Environmental physiology of the invasion of the Americas by Africanized honeybees

Harrison, J., Fewell, J., Anderson, K. E. & Loper, G. M., Dec 2006, In : Integrative and Comparative Biology. 46, 6, p. 1110-1122 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ecophysiology
honey bees
thorax
nectar
overwintering
27 Citations (Scopus)

Evidence for genetic variation in worker task performance by African and European honey bees

Fewell, J. & Bertram, S. M., Sep 1 2002, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 52, 4, p. 318-325 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Honey
Bees
Task Performance and Analysis
honey
bee
20 Citations (Scopus)

Flexible seed selection by individual harvester ants, Pogonomyrmex occidentalis

Fewell, J. & Harrison, J., 1991, Behavioral Ecology & Sociobiology. 6 ed. Vol. 28. p. 377-384 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

ant
seed
constancy

Flight metabolism and kinematics of pollen and nectar load carriage in honey bees

Feuerbacher, E., Fewell, J. & Harrison, J., 1997, In : FASEB Journal. 11, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plant Nectar
Honey
Bees
Pollen
kinematics
41 Citations (Scopus)

Foraging energetics of the ant, Paraponera clavata

Fewell, J., Harrison, J., Lighton, J. R. B. & Breed, M. D., Mar 1996, In : Oecologia. 105, 4, p. 419-427 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paraponera clavata
ant
Formicidae
Paraponera
energetics
6 Citations (Scopus)

Gene expression and variation in social aggression by queens of the harvester ant Pogonomyrmex californicus

Helmkampf, M., Mikheyev, A. S., Kang, Y., Fewell, J. & Gadau, J., Aug 1 2016, In : Molecular Ecology. 25, 15, p. 3716-3730 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pogonomyrmex californicus
Ants
aggression
Aggression
queen insects
117 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic determination of the queen caste in an ant hybrid zone

Julian, G. E., Fewell, J., Gadau, J., Johnson, R. A. & Larrabee, D., Jun 11 2002, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 99, 12, p. 8157-8160 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ants
Social Class
Sympatry
Social Behavior
Infertility
210 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic diversity promotes homeostasis in insect colonies

Oldroyd, B. P. & Fewell, J., Aug 2007, In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 22, 8, p. 408-413 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

insect colonies
polyandry
homeostasis
multiple mating
insect
41 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic variation and task specialization in the desert leaf-cutter ant, Acromyrmex versicolor

Julian, G. E. & Fewell, J., Jul 2004, In : Animal Behaviour. 68, 1, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acromyrmex
cutters
polyethism
ant
genetic variation
83 Citations (Scopus)

Genotypic variation in foraging responses to environmental stimuli by honey bees, Apis mellifera

Fewell, J. & Page, R., Dec 1993, In : Experientia. 49, 12, p. 1106-1112 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Plant Nectar
Honey
Bees
Pollen
Enclosures
73 Citations (Scopus)

Graded recruitment in a ponerine ant

Breed, M. D., Fewell, J., Moore, A. J. & Williams, K. R., Jun 1987, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 20, 6, p. 407-411 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ants
ant
Formicidae
Paraponera clavata
foraging

Honeybee thermoregulation [5] (multiple letters)

Heinrich, B., Esch, H., Stevenson, R. D., Woods W.A., J., Harrison, J., Fewell, J., Roberts, S. P. & Hall, H. G., 1997, In : Science. 276, 5315, p. 1015 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Increased group size promotes task specialization in a normally solitary halictine bee

Holbrook, C. T., Kukuk, P. F. & Fewell, J., 2013, In : Behaviour. 150, 12, p. 1449-1466 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solitary bees
polyethism
Bees
group size
Sociobiology
9 Citations (Scopus)

Individual constancy of local search strategies in the giant tropical ant, Paraponera clavata (Hymenoptera: Formicidae)

Breed, M. D., Stierstorfer, C., Furness, E. D., Jeral, J. M. & Fewell, J., Sep 1996, In : Journal of Insect Behavior. 9, 5, p. 673-682 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paraponera clavata
constancy
ant
Formicidae
Hymenoptera
22 Citations (Scopus)

Individual foraging effort as a function of colony population in the honey bee, Apis mellifera L.

Fewell, J., Ydenberg, R. C. & Winston, M. L., 1991, In : Animal Behaviour. 42, 1, p. 153-155 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

honey
Apis mellifera
bee
honey bees
foraging
54 Citations (Scopus)

Infectious disease and group size: More than just a numbers game

Nunn, C. L., Jordan, F., Mc-Cabe, C. M., Verdolin, J. L. & Fewell, J., May 26 2015, In : Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 370, 1669

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

infectious disease
group size
infectious diseases
Communicable Diseases
disease spread
29 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of the social context on division of labor in ant foundress associations

Jeanson, R. & Fewell, J., 2008, In : Behavioral Ecology. 19, 3, p. 567-574 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

polyethism
Ants
labor division
queen insects
ant
31 Citations (Scopus)

Information processing in social insect networks

Waters, J. S. & Fewell, J., Jul 16 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 7, e40337.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

insect colonies
social insects
Automatic Data Processing
Social Support
Insects
8 Citations (Scopus)

Intercolonial interactions and nestmate discrimination in the giant tropical ant, Paraponera clavata

Breed, M. D., Stiller, T. M., Fewell, J. & Harrison, J., 1991, In : Biotropica. 23, 3, p. 301-306 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Paraponera clavata
scramble competition
Costa Rica
ant
nest
54 Citations (Scopus)

Juvenile hormone and division of labor in honey bee colonies: Effects of allatectomy on flight behavior and metabolism

Sullivan, J. P., Fahrbach, S. E., Harrison, J., Capaldi, E. A., Fewell, J. & Robinson, G. E., Jul 2003, In : Journal of Experimental Biology. 206, 13, p. 2287-2296 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flight behavior
Juvenile Hormones
polyethism
Honey
honey bee colonies