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KAATZ HH, BECHER M, MORITZ RFA (Eds.) (2005): Bees, ants and termites: applied and fundamental research. International Union for the Study of Social Insects (German speaking section), Halle, 188pp.
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KEN T, HEPBURN HR, RADLOFF SE, YU YUSHENG, LIU YIQIU, ZHOU DANYIN, NEUMANN P (2005): Heat-balling wasps by honeybees. Naturwissenschaften 92: 492-495
Ken_etal_2005_Naturw.pdf (201.8 KB)  vom 12.12.2008

KRAUS FB, KOENIGER N, TINGEK S, MORITZ RFA (2005): Temporal genetic structure of a drone congregation area of the giant Asian honeybee (Apis dorsata). Naturwissenschaften 92: 578-581
Kraus_etal_2005_Naturw.pdf (89.6 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

KRAUS FB, KOENIGER N, TINGEK S, MORITZ RFA (2005): Using drones for estimating colony number by microsatellite DNA analyses of haploid males in Apis. Apidologie 36: 223-229
Kraus_etal_2005_Apido.pdf (162.2 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

KRAUS FB, NEUMANN P, MORITZ RFA (2005): Genetic variance of mating frequency in the honeybee (Apis mellifera L.). Insect Soc 52: 1-5
Kraus_etal_2005_InsSoc.pdf (129 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

LATTORFF HMG, KRYGER P, MORITZ RFA (2005): Queen developmental time and fitness consequences for queens of clonal social parasitic honeybees (A. m. capensis) and its host A. m. scutellata. Insect Soc 52: 238-241
Lattorff_etal_2005_InsSoc.pdf (105.7 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

LATTORFF HMG, MORITZ RFA, FUCHS S (2005): A single locus determines thelytokous parthenogenesis of laying honeybee workers (Apis mellifera capensis). Heredity 94: 533-537
Lattorff_etal_2005_Heredity.pdf (91.4 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, CREWE RM (2005): The interplay of intracolonial genotypic variance and self-organisation of dominance hierarchies in honeybees. In: Self-Organisation and Evolution of Social Behaviour (ed: HEMELRIJK CK). Cambridge University Press: 36-49
Moritz_Crewe_2005_CU-Press#.pdf (877.3 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, HÄRTEL S, NEUMANN P (2005): Global invasions of the western honey bee (Apis mellifera) and the consequences for biodiversity. Ecoscience 12: 289-301
Moritz_etal_2005_Ecoscience.pdf (435.6 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, LATTORFF HMG, NEUMANN P, KRAUS FB, RADLOFF SE, HEPBURN HR (2005): Rare royal families in honeybees, Apis mellifera. Naturwissenschaften 92: 488-491
Moritz_etal_2005_Naturw.pdf (207.1 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

SCHLÜNS H, MORITZ RFA, LATTORFF HMG, KOENIGER G (2005): Paternity skew in seven species of honeybees (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Apis). Apidologie 36: 201-209
Schluens_etal_2005_Apido.pdf (262.9 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

SCHLÜNS H, MORITZ RFA, NEUMANN P, KRYGER P, KOENIGER G (2005): Multiple nuptial flights, sperm transfer and the evolution of extreme polyandry in honeybee queens. Anim Behav 70:125-131
Schluens_etal_2005_AB.pdf (166.2 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

SIMON U, MORITZ RFA, CREWE RM (2005): Reproductive dominance among honeybee workers in experimental groups of Apis mellifera capensis. Apidologie 36: 413-419
Simon_etal_2005_Apido.pdf (256.9 KB)  vom 10.09.2014

WALTER A, BLISS P, MORITZ RFA (2005): The wasp spider Argiope bruennichi (Arachnida, Araneidae): ballooning is not an obligate life history phase. J Arachnol 33: 516-522
Walter_etal_2005_J-Arachnol.pdf (294.5 KB)  vom 10.09.2014


BEYE M (2004): The dice of fate: the csd gene and how its allelic composition regulates sexual development in the honey bee, Apis mellifera. BioEssays 26: 1131-1139
Beye_2004_BioEssays.pdf (260.2 KB)  vom 13.02.2013

CREWE RM, MORITZ RFA, LATTORFF HMG (2004): Trapping pheromonal components with silicone rubber tubes: fatty acid secretions in honeybees (Apis mellifera). Chemoecology 14: 77-79
Crewe_etal_2004_Chemoecol.pdf (68.1 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

HASSELMANN M, BEYE M (2004): Signatures of selection among sex-determining alleles of the honey bee. PNAS 101: 4888-4893
Hasselmann_Beye_2004_PNAS.pdf (310.8 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

HEPBURN R, NEUMANN P, RADLOFF SE (2004): Genetic variation in natural honeybee populations, Apis mellifera capensis. Naturwissenschaften 91: 447-450
Hepburn_etal_2004_Naturw.pdf (139.1 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

HOFFMANN WRE, TORRES A, NEUMANN P (2004): A scientific note on the nest and colony development of the Neotropical bumble bee Bombus (Robustobombus) melaleucus. Apidologie 35: 449-450.
Hoffmann_etal_2004_Apido.pdf (307.7 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

KRAUS FB, NEUMANN P, van PRAAGH J, MORITZ RFA (2004): Sperm limitation and the evolution of extreme polyandry in honeybees (Apis mellifera L.). Behav Ecol Sociobiol 55: 494-501
Kraus_etal_2004_BES.pdf (137.9 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

MEIXNER MD, MORITZ RFA (2004): Clique formation of super-sister honeybee workers (Apis mellifera) in experimental groups. Insect Soc 51: 43-47
Meixner_Moritz_2004_InsSoc.pdf (137.4 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, LATTORFF HMG, CREWE RM (2004): Honeybee workers (Apis mellifera capensis) compete for producing queen-like pheromone signals. Proc. R. Soc. Lond. B (Suppl.) 271: 98-100
Moritz_etal_2004_Proc-R-Soc-Lond-B.pdf (78.5 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, NEUMANN P (2004): Differences in nestmate recognition for drones and workers in the honeybee, Apis mellifera (L.). Anim Behav 67: 681-688
Moritz_Neumann_2004_AB.pdf (803 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

MÜRRLE T, NEUMANN P (2004): Mass production of small hive beetles (Aethina tumida, Coleoptera: Nitidulidae).  J Apicult Res  43: 144-145
Muerrle_Neumann_2004_JAR.pdf (66.2 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

NEUMANN P, ELZEN PJ (2004): The biology of the small hive beetle (Aethina tumida, Coleoptera: Nitidulidae): Gaps in our knowledge of an invasive species. Apidologie 35: 229-247
Neumann_Elzen_2004_Apido.pdf (343.3 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

NEUMANN P, HÄRTEL S (2004): Removal of small hive beetle (Aethina tumida) eggs and larvae by African honeybee colonies (Apis mellifera scutellata). Apidologie 35: 31-36
Neumann_Haertel_2004_Apido.pdf (870.1 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

NEUMANN P, RITTER W (2004): A scientific note on the association of Cychramus luteus (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) with honeybee (Apis mellifera) colonies. Apidologie 35: 665-666
Neumann_Ritter_2004_Apido.pdf (316.3 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

PIRK CWW, NEUMANN P, HEPBURN R, MORITZ RFA, TAUTZ J (2004): Egg viability and worker policing in honeybees. PNAS 101: 8649-8651
Pirk_etal_2004_PNAS.pdf (130.5 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

RUDESCHKO O, MACHNIK A, DÖRFELT H,  KAATZ  H-H,  SCHLOTT B, KINNE  RW  (2004): A novel inhalation allergen present in the working environment of beekeepers. Allergy  59: 332-337
Rudeschko_etal_2004_Allergy.pdf (237 KB)  vom 11.09.2014

SCHLÜNS H, KOENIGER G, KOENIGER N, MORITZ RFA (2004): Sperm utilization pattern in the honeybee (Apis mellifera). Behav Ecol and Sociobiol 56: 458-463
Schluens_etal_2004_BES.pdf (172.5 KB)  vom 11.09.2014


BEYE M, HASSELMANN M, FONDRK MK, PAGE RE, OMHOLT SW(2003): The gene csd is the primary signal for sexual development inthe honeybee and encodes an SR-type protein. Cell 114: 419-429
Beye_etal_2003_Cell.pdf (545.5 KB)  vom 13.02.2013

DE LA RÚA P, GALIÁN PJ, SERRANO J, MORITZ RFA (2003): Genetic structure of Balearic honeybee populations based on microsatellite polymorphism. Genet Sel Evol 35: 339-350
de-la-Rua_etal_2003_GSE.pdf (238.4 KB)  vom 12.09.2014

ELLIS JD, HEPBURN R, DELAPLANE K, NEUMANN P, ELZEN PJ (2003): The effects of adult small hive beetles, Aethina tumida (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae), on nests and flight activity of Cape and European honey bees (Apis mellifera). Apidologie 34: 399-408
Ellis_etal_2003_Apido.pdf (119.9 KB)  vom 12.09.2014

ELLIS JD, HOLLAND AJ, HEPBURN R, NEUMANN P, ELZEN PJ (2003): Cape (Apis mellifera capensis) and European (Apis mellifera) honey bee guard age and duration of guarding small hive beetles (Aethina tumida). J Apicult Res 42: 32-34
Ellis_etal_2003_JAR.pdf (168.5 KB)  vom 12.09.2014

KRAUS B, NEUMANN P, SCHARPENBERG H, VAN PRAAGH J, MORITZ RFA (2003): Male fitness of honeybee colonies. J Evol Biol 16: 914-920
Kraus_etal_2003_JEB.pdf (130.3 KB)  vom 12.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, PFLUGFELDER J, CREWE RM (2003): Lethal fighting between honeybee queens and parasitic workers (Apis mellifera). Naturwissenschaften 90: 378-381
Moritz_etal_2003_Naturw.pdf (122.9 KB)  vom 12.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, SCHARPENBERG H, LATTORFF HMG, NEUMANN P (2003): A technical note for using microsatellite DNA analyses in haploid male DNA pools of social Hymenoptera. Insect Soc 50: 398-400
Moritz_etal_2003_InsSoc.pdf (122.3 KB)  vom 12.09.2014

NEUMANN P, PIRK CWW, HEPBURN HR, MORITZ RFA (2003): Spatial differences in worker policing facilitate social parasitism of Cape honeybee workers (Apis mellifera capensis Esch.) in queenright host colonies. Insect Soc 50: 109-112
Neumann_etal_2003_InsSoc.pdf (141.4 KB)  vom 12.09.2014

NEUMANN P, RADLOFF SE, PIRK CWW, HEPBURN HR (2003): The behaviour of drifted Cape honeybee workers (Apis mellifera capensis): predisposition for social parasitism? Apidologie 34: 585-590
Neumann_etal_2003_Apido.pdf (75.7 KB)  vom 12.09.2014

PIRK CWW, NEUMANN P, RATNIEKS FLW (2003): Cape honeybees, Apis mellifera capensis, police worker-laid eggs despite the absence of relatedness benefits. Behav Ecol 14: 347-352
Pirk_etal_2003_BE.pdf (131.5 KB)  vom 12.09.2014

SCHLÜNS H, SCHLÜNS EA, VAN PRAAGH J, MORITZ RFA (2003): Sperm numbers in drone honeybees (Apis mellifera) depend on body size. Apidologie 34: 577-584
Schluens_etal_2003_Apido.pdf (104 KB)  vom 15.12.2008


BEYE M, HÄRTEL S, HAGEN A, HASSELMANN M, OMHOLT SW (2002): Specific developmental gene silencing in the honey bee using a homeobox motif. Insect Mol Biol 11: 527-532
Beye_etal_2002_IMB.pdf (365 KB)  vom 13.02.2013

DE LA RÚA P, GALIÁN PJ, SERRANO J, MORITZ RFA (2002): Microsatellite analysis of non-migratory colonies of Apis mellifera iberica from south-eastern Spain. J Zool Syst Evol Research 40: 164-168
de-la-Rua_etal_2002_J. Zool. Syst. Evol. Research.pdf (261.8 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

ELLIS JD, NEUMANN P, HEPBURN HR, ELZEN PJ (2002): Longevity and reproductive success of Aethina tumida (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) fed different natural diets. J Econ Entomol 95: 902-907
Ellis_etal_2002_JEE.pdf (82.6 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

ELZEN PJ, WESTERVELT D, CAUSEY D, ELLIS J, HEPBURN HR, NEUMANN P (2002): Method of application of tylosin, an antibiotic for American Foulbrood control, with effects on Small Hive Beetle(Coleoptera: Nitidulidae) populations. J Econ Entomol 95: 1119-1122
Elzen_etal_2002_JEE#.pdf (368.6 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

LODESANI M, CRAILSHEIM K, MORITZ RFA (2002): Effect of some characters on the population growth of mite Varroa jacobsoni in Apis mellifera L. colonies and results of a bi-directional selection. J Appl Entomol 126: 130-137
Lodesani_etal_2002_J-Appl-Ent.pdf (162.4 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

MORITZ RFA (2002): Population dynamics of the Capebee phenomenon: The impact of parasitic laying worker clones in apiaries and natural populations. Apidologie 33: 233-244
Moritz_2002_Apido.pdf (495.6 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, CREWE RM, HEPBURN HR (2002): Queen avoidance and mandibular gland secretion of honeybee workers (Apis mellifera L.) Insect Soc 49: 86-91
Moritz_etal_2002_InsSoc.pdf (90.9 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, NEUMANN P (2002): The Cape honeybee (Apis mellifera capensis). From laying workers to social parasites. Apidologie 33: 99-104
Moritz_Neumann_2002_Apido.pdf (46.4 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

NEUMANN P, HEPBURN HR (2002): Behavioural basis for social parasitism of Cape honeybees (Apis mellifera capensis). Apidologie 33: 165-192
Neumann_Hepburn_2002_Apido.pdf (180.5 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

NEUMANN P, MORITZ RFA (2002): The Cape honeybee phenomenon: the sympatric evolution of a social parasite in real time? Behav Ecol Sociobiol 52: 271-281
Neumann_Moritz_2002_BES.pdf (97.5 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

NEUMANN P, RADLOFF SE, HEPBURN HR (2002): Parasitic Cape bees in the northern regions of South Africa: source of the founder population. South African Journal of Science 98: 404-406
Neumann_etal_2002_SAJS.pdf (644.3 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

PAGE RE Jr, GADAU J, BEYE M (2002): The Emergence of Hymenopteran Genetics. Genetics 160: 375-379
Page_etal_2002_Genetics.pdf (69.8 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

PIRK CWW, NEUMANN P, HEPBURN HR (2002): Egg laying and egg removal by workers are positively correlated in queenright Cape honeybee colonies (Apis mellifera capensis). Apidologie 33: 203-211
Pirk_etal_2002_Apido.pdf (116.1 KB)  vom 16.09.2014

RADLOFF SE, HEPBURN HR, NEUMANN P, MORITZ RFA, KRYGER P (2002): A method for estimating variation in the phenotypic expression of morphological characters by thelytokous parthenogenesis in Apis mellifera capensis. Apidologie 33: 129-137
Radloff_etal_2002_Apido.pdf (63.4 KB)  vom 16.09.2014


BLISS P, KATZERKE A, MORITZ RFA (2001): Formica exsecta NYLANDER, 1846 (Hym., Formicidae) im Müritz-Nationalpark. Ent Nachr Ber 44: 283-284
Bliss_etal_2001_Ent-Nachr-Ber.pdf (223.4 KB)  vom 13.02.2013

DE LA RÚA P, GALIÁN PJ, SERRANO J, MORITZ RFA (2001): Genetic structure and distinctness of Apis mellifera L. populations from the Canary Islands. Mol Ecol 10: 1733-1742
de-la-Rua_etal_2001_MolEcol.pdf (446.4 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

DE LA RÚA P, GALIÁN PJ, SERRANO J, MORITZ RFA (2001): Molecular characterization and population structure of the honeybees from the balearic islands (Spain). Apidologie 32: 417-427
de-la-Rua_etal_2001_Apido.pdf (118.3 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

ELZEN PJ, BAXTER JR, NEUMANNP, SOLBRIG AJ, PIRK CWW, HEPBURN HR, WESTERVELT D, RANDALL C (2001): Behaviour of African and European subspecies of Apis mellifera toward the smallhive beetle, Aethina tumida. J Apicult Res 40:40-41
Elzen_etal_2001_JAR.pdf (51.3 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

HASSELMANN M, FONDRK MK, PAGE RE Jr, BEYE M (2001): Fine scale mapping in the sex locus region of the honey bee (Apis mellifera). Insect Mol Biol 10: 605-608
Hasselmann_etal_2001_IMB.pdf (119.9 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

MORITZ RFA, CREWE RM, HEPBURN HR (2001): Attraction and repellence of workers by the honeybee queen (Apis mellifera L.). Ethology 107: 465-477
Moritz_etal_2001_Ethology.pdf (205.8 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

NEUMANN P, PIRK CWW, HEPBURN HR, ELZEN PJ, BAXTER JR (2001): Laboratory rearing of small hive beetles Aethina tumida (Coleoptera, Nitidulidae). J Apicult Res 40: 111-112
Neumann_etal_2001_JAR.pdf (53.7 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

NEUMANNP, PIRK CWW, HEPBURN HR, RADLOFF SE (2001): A scientific note on the natural merger of two honeybee colonies (Apis mellifera capensis). Apidologie 32: 113-114.
Neumann_etal_2001_Apido.pdf (12.6 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

NEUMANN P, PIRK CWW, HEPBURN HR, SOLBRIG AJ, RATNIEKS FLW, ELZEN PJ, BAXTER JR (2001):Social encapsulation of beetle parasites by Cape honeybee colonies (Apis mellifera capensis Esch.). Naturwissenschaften 88: 214-216.
Neumann_etal_2001_Naturw.pdf (29.2 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

NEUMANN P, RADLOFF SE, MORITZ RFA, HEPBURN HR, REECE SL (2001): Social parasitism by honeybee workers (Apis mellifera capensis Escholtz): host finding and resistance of hybrid host colonies. Behav Ecol 12: 419-428
Neumann_etal_2001_BE.pdf (594.9 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

PIRK CWW, NEUMANN P, MORITZ RFA, PAMILO P (2001): Intranest relatedness and nestmate recognition in the meadow ant Formica pratensis (R.). Behav Ecol Sociobiol 49: 366-374
Pirk_etal_2001_BES.pdf (112.3 KB)  vom 18.09.2014

SIMON UE, MORITZ RFA, CREWE RM (2001): The ontogenetic pattern of mandibular gland components in queenless worker bees (Apis mellifera capensis Esch.). J Insect Physiol 47: 735-738
Simon_etal_2001_JIP.pdf (86.7 KB)  vom 18.09.2014