Wednesday, December 13, 2006: 8:00 AM-12:00 PM

Room 211 (Convention Center)

Ten-Minute Papers, Section Cb. Apiculture and Social Insects

Moderator(s): Gloria DeGrandi-Hoffman
Bradley Barnd
8:00 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:05 AM1099The influence of season and queen volatiles on acceptance of European queens in European and Africanized honey bee colonies  [ Recorded presentation ]
Gloria DeGrandi-Hoffman, David Gilley, Judy Hooper
8:17 AM1100Behavioral and genetic characterization of ethanol sensitivity and its connection to colony-level defense in honey bees (Apis mellifera L.)  [ Recorded presentation ]
Andrew Ammons, Greg Hunt
8:29 AM1101Intestinal stem cells and lifespan in the honey bee (Apis mellifera L.)
Kristen Ward, Olav Rueppell
8:41 AM1102Effect of mating number and insemination volume on honey bee queens  [ Recorded presentation ]
Freddie-Jeanne Richard, David R. Tarpy, Christina Grozinger
8:53 AM1103Rainy days prolong the apparent time-memory of forager honey bees (Apis mellifera)  [ Recorded presentation ]
Darrell Moore, Samara Miller, Matt Otto
9:05 AM1104QTL influencing flight metabolic rate in Africanized honey bees
Bradley Barnd, Greg Hunt, Dina Grayson, Jennifer H. Fewell, Jon F. Harrison
9:17 AM1105Recognition, communication and acquisition of social behaviors in honey bees
Hiromi Sasagawa, Tatsuhiko Kadowaki, Shigeru Matsuyama
9:29 AM1106Intracolony genetic diversity significantly affects the incidence of American foulbrood disease in honey bee (Apis mellifera) colonies  [ Recorded presentation ]
David R. Tarpy, Thomas D. Seeley
9:41 AM1107Toxicity of lysozyme to honey bees and potential for disease control  [ Recorded presentation ]
Stephen F. Pernal, Amanda Van Haga
9:53 AMBreak
10:05 AM1108Unscented traps for bee diversity studies  [ Recorded presentation ]
Sujaya Rao, William P. Stephen
10:17 AM1109Unscented traps for bees during periods of floral paucity and abundance  [ Recorded presentation ]
William P. Stephen, Sujaya Rao
10:29 AM1110Vertical transmission of honey bee viruses  [ Recorded presentation ]
Yanping (Judy) Chen, Jeff Pettis, Jay Evans, Anita Collins
10:41 AM1111The effects of temperature on the development of Aethina tumida (Coleoptera: Nitidulidae)
Lilia I. De Guzman, Amanda M. Frake
10:53 AM1112Stunted worker growth related to inbreeding in a subterranean termite
Claudia Husseneder, Edward L. Vargo, J. Kenneth Grace
11:05 AM1113An individual-based model of subterranean termite tunnel excavation governed by rules derived from experimentation with Coptotermes formosanus Shiraki (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae)  [ Recorded presentation ]
Paul Bardunias, Sang Hee Lee, Nan-Yao Su
11:17 AM1114Genetic analysis of colony breeding structure in the Pacific dampwood termite (Zootermopsis angusticollis)  [ Recorded presentation ]
Edward L. Vargo, Colin S. Brent, Warren Booth, Daniel V. Calleri, Rebeca B. Rosengaus, James F. A. Traniello
11:29 AM1115Determining parentage in termite laboratory colonies using microsatellites
Mariam Lekveishvili, Susan C. Jones, Ye Ye
11:41 AM1116Immunomarking reveals predation on termites by the woodland ant, Aphaenogaster rudis
Grzesiek Buczkowski, Gary Bennett

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