Free Access
Volume 34, Number 1, January-February 2003
Page(s) 85 - 86


  • Boomsma J.J., Ratnieks F.L.W. (1996) Paternity in eusocial Hymenoptera, Philos. Trans. R. Soc. London B 351, 947-975.
  • Estoup A., Garnery L., Solignac M., Cornuet J.-M. (1995) Microsatellite variation in honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) populations: Hierarchical genetic structure and tests of the infinite allele and stepwise mutation models, Genetics 140, 679-695.
  • Estoup A., Solignac M., Harry M., Cornuet J.-M. (1993) Characterization of (GT)n and (CT)n microsatellites in two insect species: Apis mellifera and Bombus terrestris, Nucl. Acid. Res. 21, 1427-1431.
  • Moritz R.F.A., Kryger P., Koeniger N., Estoup A., Tingek S. (1995) High degree of polyandry in Apis dorsata queens detected by DNA microsatellite variability, Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 37, 357-363.
  • Oldroyd B.P., Osborne K.E., Mardan M. (2000) Colony relatedness in aggregations of Apis dorsata Fabricius (Hymenoptera, Apidae), Insectes Soc. 47, 94-95.
  • Oldroyd B.P., Smolenski A.J., Cornuet J.-M., Wongsiri S., Estoup A., Rinderer T.E., Crozier R.H. (1996) Levels of polyandry and intracolonial genetic relationships in Apis dorsata (Hymenoptera: Apidae), Ann. Entomol. Soc. Am. 89, 276-283.
  • Palmer K., Oldroyd B.P., Franck P., Hadisoesilo S. (2001) Very high mating frequency in Apis nigrocincta, Insectes Soc. 48, 327-332.
  • Pamilo P. (1993) Polyandry and allele frequency differences between the sexes in the ant Formica aquilonia, Heredity 70, 472-480.


Copyright INRA/DIB/AGIB/EDP Sciences