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oNorthern Italy The queen honey bees matesoMore than once with several drones hOW MANY TIMES CAN A QUEEN HONEY BEE STING?oSeveral times Worker honey bees build queen cups in a colony in response to oAbundant nectar and pollen and increasing phoperiod (D) A secondary swarm (afterswarm) is produce when oThe colony warms with a virgin queen after the old queen has leftDo crossing over and recombination occur in drone sperm production?oNo because drones carry a single set of chromosomes and thus chromsomes synpasis with homologous chromosomes cannot occurIf you purchase a package of bees you would spect to get oOne queen and 2-3 pounds of beesThe queen stores drone semen in a organ calledoSpermathecaActions taken by beekeepers to manage Africanized bees were established includeoAll of the aboveThe name of behavior in which the colony benefits but the individual worker bee performing the behavior clearly does notoStingingWhen you inspect a colony, you do the following after opening a hiveoRemove one or more lateral frames, place them outside of the hive and then remove and inspect frames from the middle of the brood chamberWhen a beekeeper unwraps the hives in the spring, the following should be checkedoAll of the aboveThe main goal of all spring (early, mid and late spring) colony management isoTo reach nectar flow with the max This is a subspecies of honey bee that evolved in former Yugoslavia and Austria (Balkans region) oApis mellifera carnica
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True or false, A. honey bee can rear queens from larvae of egg laying workers B. honeybee queens always lay fertilized eggs oD both statements are falseWhen 2 virgin queens emerge simulatenouslyoThey fight until one is deadThe main management activities performed during early spring in overwintered honey bee colonies areoFeeding them with sugar and syrup (A and B) EA larva heterozygotic at the sec locus may develop into aoWorker bee or queen beeThe most common medicament use to treaet normal sting allergies oAntihistamines In preparation for swarming, worker beesoGorge with honey, gain weight, reduce their foraging activityA difficulty of keeping A. M. caucasica commercially is thatoIt uses lots of propolisWhat glands of a queen bee produce the so-called “queen-substances”? oMandibular gland How many sex alleles can be expressed in the sperm of individual drone and eggs of queen honey bees, respectively?o1 in a drone, 2 in a queen In the following diagram the pedigree of honey bees families is depicted. A-C representqueens, a1-a4 represent workers and x-z represents dronesoA4 is half sisters with A1, A2 which are super sistersAfter mating, a queen returns to her hive carrying the mating signs, that isoThe drone reproductive organ inserted in her vaginaThis part of the hive is made out of plastic or beeswax and has worker-size hexagonal cells engraves on both sides of itofoundationVarroa sensitive hygiene are o
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  • Fall '12
  • ErnestoGuzman
  • Beekeeping, Honey bee, honey bees

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