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Animal behavior: the orphan rebellion.
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PMID:  22537633     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
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After their queen has left with a swarm, orphaned larvae exhibiting rebel traits emerge in honeybee colonies. As adults, these orphans have reduced food glands to feed the colony's larvae and more developed ovaries to selfishly reproduce their own offspring.
Authors:
James C Nieh
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Current biology : CB     Volume:  22     ISSN:  1879-0445     ISO Abbreviation:  Curr. Biol.     Publication Date:  2012 Apr 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-04-27     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9107782     Medline TA:  Curr Biol     Country:  England    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  R280-1     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2012 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
University of California San Diego, Section of Ecology, Behavior, and Evolution Division of Biological Sciences, Mail Code 0116 9500, Gilman Drive La Jolla, CA 92093-0116, USA.
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