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Volume 33, Number 2, March-April 2002
The Cape honeybee (Apis mellifera capensis). From laying workers to social parasites
Page(s) 213 - 214

Apidologie 33 (2002) 213-214
DOI: 10.1051/apido:2002007

A scientific note on the ovarial and pheromonal development of drifted and non-drifted Cape honeybee workers (Apis mellifera capensis)

Sacha L. Reece

Department of Zoology and Entomology, University of Pretoria, 0002 Pretoria, South Africa

(Received 1 December 2001; accepted 3 January 2002)

(without abstract)

Key words: Apis mellifera capensis / drifting / honeybee / ovaries / pheromones / social parasitism

Correspondence and reprints: Sacha L. Reece

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