Standard methods for Apis mellifera anatomy and dissection

Carreck, Norman L, Andree, Michael, Brent, Colin S, Cox-Foster, Diana, Dade, Harry A, Ellis, James D, Hatjina, Fani and vanEnglesdorp, Dennis (2013) Standard methods for Apis mellifera anatomy and dissection. Journal of Apicultural Research, 52 (4). pp. 1-40. ISSN 0021-8839

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Abstract

An understanding of the anatomy and functions of internal and external structures is fundamental to many studies on the honey bee Apis mellifera. Similarly, proficiency in dissection techniques is vital for many more complex procedures. In this paper, which is a prelude to the other papers of the COLOSS BEEBOOK, we outline basic honey bee anatomy and basic dissection techniques.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of Life Sciences > Evolution, Behaviour and Environment
Subjects: S Agriculture > S Agriculture (General)
Depositing User: Norman Carreck
Date Deposited: 19 Dec 2013 09:39
Last Modified: 06 Mar 2017 10:19
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/47264

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