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Queen pheromone transfer within honeybee colonies

Queen pheromone transfer within honeybee colonies

Physiological Entomology 54: 359-366

The observations made, which are given in detail, provide strong evidence that workers in a queen's court obtain queen pheromone on their antennae, and that the pheromone is distributed through the colony during antennal contact between workers.

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DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3032.1980.tb00245.x

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