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Volume 34, Number 1, January-February 2003
Page(s) 85 - 86
Apidologie 34 (2003) 85-86
DOI: 10.1051/apido:2002044

A scientific note on the mating frequency of Apis dorsata

Wandee Wattanachaiyingcharoena, b, c, Benjamin P. Oldroydc, Siriwat Wongsiria, Kellie Palmerc and Jürgen Paarc, d

a  Bee Biology Research Unit, Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
b  Present Address: Department of Biology, Naresuan University, Phitsanulok 65000, Thailand
c  School of Biological Sciences A12, University of Sydney NSW 2006, Australia
d  Institute of Zoology, Karl-Franzens University Graz, 8010 Graz, Austria

(Received 11 March 2002; revised 3 June 2002; accepted 20 June 2002)

(without abstract)

Key words: honey bee / Apis dorsata / mating frequency / relatedness / polyandry

Correspondence and reprints: Benjamin P. Oldroyd

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