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Bees Make Honey

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Bees Make Honey was formed in London in 1972 by blues/jazz musician Barry Richardson (bass/vocals). Deke O’Brien (guitar/vocals), Mick Molloy (guitar/vocals), Ruan O’Lochlainn (piano,...

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Bees Make Honey

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 260 words.

Bees Make Honey was formed in London in 1972 by blues/jazz musician Barry Richardson (bass/vocals). Deke O’Brien (guitar/vocals), Mick Molloy

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Bees Make Honey

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Bees Make Honey was formed in London in 1972 by blues/jazz musician Barry Richardson (bass/vocals). Deke O’Brien (guitar/vocals), Mick Molloy (guitar/vocals), Ruan O’Lochlainn (piano,...

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nectar

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

January 2012; p ublished online April 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 23 words.

A liquid, secreted by a nectary, that is up to 60 per cent sugar. It is from nectar that bees make honey....

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nectar

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Plant Sciences

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Plant Physiology. 24 words.

A liquid, secreted by a *nectary, that is up to 60 per cent sugar. It is from nectar that bees make honey....

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Characteristics of Honey Bee and Non-Apis Bee (Hymenoptera) Farms in Canada

in Journal of Economic Entomology

August 2012; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. 2554 words.

Here, we present a farm-level, Canada-wide analysis of Canadian bee farms in 2006; this article is the first report to distinguish between honey bee (Apis mellifera L.) farms and non-Apis b...

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Imaging live bee brains using minimally-invasive diagnostic radioentomology

Mark K Greco, Jenna Tong, Manucher Soleimani, Duncan Bell and Marc O Schäfer.

Edited by Carla Penz.

in Journal of Insect Science

P ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. 1914 words.

The sensitivity of the honey bee, Apis mellifera L. (Hymeonoptera: Apidae), brain volume and density to behavior (plasticity) makes it a great model for exploring the interactions between...

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Fruit Set and Single Visit Stigma Pollen Deposition by Managed Bumble Bees and Wild Bees in Citrullus lanatus (Cucurbitales: Cucurbitaceae)

Joshua W Campbell, Jaret C Daniels and James D Ellis.

in Journal of Economic Entomology

April 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Entomology. 2577 words.

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Pollinators provide essential services for watermelon, Citrullus lanatus (Thunb.; Cucurbitales: Cucurbitaceae). Managed bumble bees, Bombus impatiens ...

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How dancing honey bees keep track of changes: the role of inspector bees

Boris Granovskiy, Tanya Latty, Michael Duncan, David J. T. Sumpter and Madeleine Beekman.

in Behavioral Ecology

May 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6743 words.

How do honey bees track changes in their foraging environment? Previously, 2 complementary mechanisms have been identified by which bees can effectively switch between food sources when...

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Bumble bees (Bombus terrestris) store both food and information in honeypots

Anna Dornhaus and Lars Chittka.

in Behavioral Ecology

May 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5820 words.

Social insect foragers often transmit information about food sources to nest mates. In bumble bees (Bombus terrestris), for example, successful foragers use excited motor displays and a...

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externality

Will Manley, Katharine Foot and Andrew Davis.

in A Dictionary of Agriculture and Land Management

March 2019; p ublished online March 2019 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Sciences; Agriculture and Farming. 87 words.

A situation where the effect of production or consumption of goods or services may have positive or negative consequences for an unrelated party. An example of a negative externality could...

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Benefits of recruitment in honey bees: effects of ecology and colony size in an individual-based model

Anna Dornhaus, Franziska Klügl, Christoph Oechslein, Frank Puppe and Lars Chittka.

in Behavioral Ecology

May 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 6908 words.

Why do some social insects have sophisticated recruitment systems, while other species do not communicate about food source locations at all? To answer this question, it is necessary to...

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Honeyguide

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 166 words.

All but two of the honeyguide species are African. In all of the species whose breeding habits are known, the females lay their eggs in the nests of other birds, usually hole-nesting...

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Honey bees use social information in waggle dances more fully when foraging errors are more costly

Margaret K. Wray, Barrett A. Klein and Thomas D. Seeley.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 2012; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5675 words.

Social animals can obtain valuable information from group members, but sometimes experience conflicts between this social information and personal information obtained through their own...

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Task partitioning in honey bees: the roles of signals and cues in group-level coordination of action

Brian R. Johnson.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Ecology and Conservation; Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5911 words.

The ecological success of the social insects depends on their ability to work with a unity of purpose. Task partitioning, breaking a task into subtasks performed by different individuals,...

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A Landscape Analysis to Understand Orientation of Honey Bee (Hymenoptera: Apidae) Drones in Puerto Rico

A. Galindo-Cardona, A. C. Monmany, G. Diaz and T. Giray.

in Environmental Entomology

August 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. 5783 words.

Honey bees [Apis mellifera L. (Apidae, Hymenoptera)] show spatial learning behavior or orientation, in which animals make use of structured home ranges for their daily activities. Worker...

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Large-Scale Coding Sequence Change Underlies the Evolution of Postdevelopmental Novelty in Honey Bees

William Cameron Jasper, Timothy A. Linksvayer, Joel Atallah, Daniel Friedman, Joanna C. Chiu and Brian R. Johnson.

in Molecular Biology and Evolution

February 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8869 words.

Whether coding or regulatory sequence change is more important to the evolution of phenotypic novelty is one of biology’s major unresolved questions. The field of evo–devo has shown that in...

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Transitive Inference in Nonhuman Animals

Olga F. Lazareva.

in The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Cognition

March 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Psychology; Cognitive Psychology; Cognitive Neuroscience. 12344 words.

Transitive inference (TI) is a form of deductive reasoning that allows one to derive a relation between items that have not been explicitly compared before. In a general form, TI is the...

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Chase, William Calvin

Dickson D. Bruce.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1006 words.

journalist, was born in Washington, D.C., the son of William H. Chase, a blacksmith, and Lucinda Seaton. He attended schools in Washington, and at the age of ten, upon the death of his...

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Chase, William Calvin

Dickson D. Jr. Bruce.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1035 words.

William Calvin Chase was born in Washington, D.C., the son of William H. Chase, a blacksmith, and Lucinda Seaton. He attended schools in Washington and, at the age of ten, upon the death...

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Perspective—Brain Atlases For Studying Neuronal Circuitry In Arthropods

Jürgen Rybak.

in Structure and Evolution of Invertebrate Nervous Systems

December 2015; p ublished online March 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 5365 words.

The study of neuronal circuits that mediate an animal’s behaviour requires a multidisciplinary approach. The brains of arthropods, such as the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster and the...

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