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Volume 32, Number 1, January-February 2001
Page(s) 113 - 114
DOI: 10.1051/apido:2001116

Apidologie 32 (2001) 113-114

Scientific note. A scientific note on the natural merger of two honeybee colonies (Apis mellifera capensis)

Peter Neumanna, b, Christian W.W. Pirka, b, Randall Hepburna and Sarah E. Radloffc

a  Department of Zoology and Entomology, Rhodes University, 6140 Grahamstown, South Africa
b  Institut für Zoologie, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle/Saale, Germany
c  Department of Statistics, Rhodes University, 6140 Grahamstown, South Africa

(Received 3 October 2000; accepted 27 October 2000)

(Without abstract)

Key words: Apis mellifera capensis / honeybee / merger / spatial distribution / division of labor

Correspondence and reprints: Peter Neumann

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