No behavioral control over mating frequency in queen honey bees (Apis mellifera L.): Implications for the evolution of extreme polyandry

D. R. Tarpy, Robert Page

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)820-827
Number of pages8
JournalAmerican Naturalist
Volume155
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Honey bee
  • Mating frequency
  • Microsatellites
  • Polyandry
  • RAPD-PCR
  • Reproductive behavior

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  • Ecology

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No behavioral control over mating frequency in queen honey bees (Apis mellifera L.) : Implications for the evolution of extreme polyandry. / Tarpy, D. R.; Page, Robert.

In: American Naturalist, Vol. 155, No. 6, 2000, p. 820-827.

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