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By S.J. Simpson (Ed.)

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Advances in Insect body structure publishes eclectic volumes containing very important, accomplished and in-depth reports on all points of insect body structure. it truly is a vital reference resource for invertebrate physiologists and neurobiologists, entomologists, zoologists and bug biochemists. First released in 1963, the serial is now edited by means of Steve Simpson (Oxford collage, UK). * greater than three hundred pages with contributions from the top researchers in entomology * Over forty figures and illustrations mixed * contains an in-depth evaluate of the genetics of the honey bee * Discusses the physiological variety in bugs

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And Omholt, S. W. (2003b). Disruption of vitellogenin gene function in adult honeybees by intraabdominal injection of double-stranded RNA. BMC Biotechnol. com/1472-6750/1473/1471. Anholt, R. R. H. and Mackay, T. F. C. (2004). Quantitative genetic analyses of complex behaviours in Drosophila. Nat. Rev. Genet. 5, 838–849. Arathi, H. S. and Spivak, M. (2001). Influence of colony genotypic composition on the performance of hygienic behaviour in the honeybee, Apis mellifera L. Anim. Behav. 62, 57–66.

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And Robinson, G. E. (2002). Octopamine modulates responsiveness to foraging-related stimuli in honey bees (Apis mellifera). J. Comp. Physiol. A. 188, 603–610. , Doyen, L. and Oldroyd, B. P. (2005). Decrease in dance imprecision with increasing foraging distance in the honey bee Apis mellifera L. is partly explained by physical constraints. J. Comp. Physiol. A. 191, 1107–1113. Beling, I. (1929). U¨ber des Zeitgeda¨chtnis der Bienen. Z. Vergl. Physiol. 9, 259–388. Ben-Shahar, Y. (2005). The foraging gene, behavioral plasticity, and honeybee division of laboor.

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