Standard methods for chemical ecology research in Apis mellifera.

Baldwyn Torto1, Mark J Carroll2, Adrian Duehl3, Ayuka T Fombong1, Tamar Katzav Gozansky4, Francesco Nazzi5, Victoria Soroker6, Peter E A Teal3.

1International Centre of Insect Physiology and Ecology, P.O. Box 30772-00100, Nairobi, Kenya.
2Carl Hayden Bee Research Center, USDA-ARS, 2000 E. Allen Rd., Tucson, AZ 85719, USA.
3Centre for Veterinary, Medical and Agricultural Entomology, USDA-ARS, 1600/1700 SW 23rd Dr. Gainesville, Fl. 32406, USA.
4Department of Natural and Life Sciences, The Open University of Israel, Raanana, Israel.
5Dipartimento di Scienze Agrarie e Ambientali, Università di Udine via delle Scienze 206, Udine, Italy.
6Department of Entomology, Agricultural Research Organization, The Volcani Center, Bet Dagan 50250, Israel.  

Received 4 June 2012, accepted subject to revision 31 July 2012, accepted for publication 28 February 2013.

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