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

D. R. Tarpy, Jr Page

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)820-827
Number of pages8
JournalAmerican Naturalist
Volume155
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2000

Keywords

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

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics

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