ESA Annual Meetings Online Program

Ten-Minute Papers, P-IE Section, Pollinators II

Wednesday, November 16, 2011: 8:30 AM-10:15 AM
Room A18, First Floor (Reno-Sparks Convention Center)
B. Rogers Leonard
Bonnie B. Pendleton
Fred Baxendale

8:35 AM
Differences in nutritional profiles of pollen stored by African and European honey bees (Apis mellifera L.) and the effects on worker bees
Gloria DeGrandi-Hoffman, Carl Hayden Bee Research Center ; Bruce Eckholm, University of Arizona ; Ming Huang, University of Arizona
8:47 AM
Honey bee, Apis mellifera, brood pheromone (SuperBoost) promotes colony vigor and survival
John H. Borden, Contech Enterprises Inc ; Onour E. Moeri, Contech Enterprises Inc ; Cameron G. Lait, Contech Enterprises Inc ; Ervin Kovacs, Contech Enterprises Inc ; Cristina MN. Machial, Contech Enterprises Inc ; Michael Campbell, Campbell's Gold Honey Farm and Meadery
8:59 AM
Honey bee colony losses in stationary apiaries across the U.S
FA. Drummond, University of Maine ; Kate Aronstein, USDA - ARS ; Brian Eitzner, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station ; James Ellis, University of Florida ; Jay Evans, Bee Research Laboratory ; Nancy Ostiguy, Pennsylvania State University ; Marla Spivac, University of Minnesota ; Walter S Sheppard, Washington State University ; Kirk Visscher, University of California
9:11 AM
Proteomics of the Varroa mite, a parasite of honey bees
Diana Sammataro, Carl Hayden Bee Research Center
9:23 AM
Genetic diversity affects colony survivorship in migratory beekeeping operations
David R. Tarpy, North Carolina State University ; Dennis VanEngelsdorp, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture ; Jeff Pettis, Bee Research Laboratory
9:35 AM
Which trap type and trap color work best in collecting different groups of bees (Family: Apidae) and pollinating flies (Order: Diptera)?
Mark A. Schlueter, Georgia Gwinnett College ; Nicholas G. Stewart, Georgia Gwinnett College
10:03 AM