Apidologie

, Volume 44, Issue 5, pp 519–521

A scientific note on diploid males in a reproductive event of a eusocial bee

  • Charles Fernando dos Santos
  • Cristiano Menezes
  • Vera Lucia Imperatriz-Fonseca
  • Maria Cristina Arias
Scientific note

Keywords

bees diploid male Hymenoptera inbreeding 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Charles Fernando dos Santos
    • 1
    • 2
  • Cristiano Menezes
    • 3
  • Vera Lucia Imperatriz-Fonseca
    • 2
    • 4
  • Maria Cristina Arias
    • 5
  1. 1.Departamento de Zoologia, IBUniversidade de São PauloSão PauloBrazil
  2. 2.Laboratório de Abelhas, Departamento de Ecologia, IBUniversidade de São PauloSão PauloBrazil
  3. 3.Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária–Amazônia OrientalBelémBrazil
  4. 4.Universidade Federal Rural do SemiáridoMossoróBrazil
  5. 5.Departamento de Genética e Biologia Reprodutiva, IBUniversidade de São PauloSão PauloBrazil

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