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Standard methods for behavioural studies of Apis mellifera.

Ricarda Scheiner1†*, Charles I Abramson2, Robert Brodschneider3, Karl Crailsheim3, Walter M Farina4, Stefan Fuchs5, Bernd Grünewald5, Sybille Hahshold3, Marlene Karrer3, Gudrun Koeniger5, Niko Koeniger5, Randolf Menzel6, Samir Mujagic7, Gerald Radspieler3, Thomas Schmickl3, Christof Schneider5, Adam J Siegel8, Martina Szopek3, Ronald Thenius3.

1Universität Potsdam, Institut für Biochemie und Biologie, Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25, 14476 Potsdam, Germany.
2Oklahoma State University, Laboratory of Comparative Psychology and Behavioural Biology, 116 N. Murray, 74078, Stillwater, OK, USA.
3Department of Zoology, Karl-Franzens-University Graz, Universitätsplatz 2, 8010 Graz, Austria.
4Universidad de Buenos Aires, Departamento de Biodiversidad y Biología Experimental, Pab. II, Ciudad Universitaria , C1428EHA Buenos Aires, Argentina.
5Institut für Bienenkunde, FB Biowissenschaften, Goethe-Universität, Frankfurt am Main, Karl-von-Frisch-Weg 2, 61440 Oberursel, Germany.
6Freie Universität Berlin, Institut Biologie - Neurobiologie - , Königin-Luise-Str. 28/30, 14195 Berlin, Germany.
7Samir Mujagic, Bielefeld University, Faculty of Biology, Department of Biological Cybernetics, Universitätsstr. 25, 33615 Bielefeld, Germany.
8The Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behaviour, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem 91904, Israel.

Received 29 April 2012, accepted subject to revision 11 September 2012, accepted for publication 7 March 2013.

†All authors except the first are listed alphabetically.

*Corresponding author: E-mail: rscheine@uni-potsdam.de

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