How might individual honeybees measure massive volumes?

Nigel R. Franks, Anna Dornhaus

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Abstract

We suggest how individual honeybees might measure the large volumes of potential nest sites and propose a key experimental test for our model.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalProceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences
Volume270
Issue numberSUPPL. 2
StatePublished - 2003
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • Apis mellifera
  • House-hunting
  • Nest choice
  • Social insects

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences (miscellaneous)

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How might individual honeybees measure massive volumes? / Franks, Nigel R.; Dornhaus, Anna.

In: Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, Vol. 270, No. SUPPL. 2, 2003.

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