A multi-authored work on the basic biology of Asian honeybees, written by expert specialists in the field, this book highlights phylogeny, classification, mitochondrial and nuclear DNA, biogeography, genetics, physiology, pheromones, nesting, self-assembly processes, swarming, migration and absconding, reproduction, ecology, foraging and flight, dance languages, pollination, diseases/pests, colony defensiveness and natural enemies, honeybee mites, and interspecific interactions. Comprehensively covering the widely dispersed literature published in European as well as Asian-language journals and books, qHoneybees of Asiaq provides an essential foundation for future research.Chapter. 13. Energetic. Aspects. of. Flight. H.R. Hepburn, Christian W.W. Pirk, and Sarah E. Radloff ... ru.ac.za C.W.W. Pirk Department of Zoology and Entomology, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa e-mail:anbsp;...
|Title||:||Honeybees of Asia|
|Author||:||H. Randall Hepburn, Sarah E. Radloff|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2011-01-04|