Kirsten Traynor

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InstitutionArizona State University
 
Postal address2313 Bidle Road
Middletown
Maryland
21769
United States of America
 
Office phone240-439-3053
E-mailktraynor@asu.edu
 
Job /  professional statusResearcher
 
Preferred COLOSS theme(s)   Environment,Diversity & Conservation
COLOSS Project(s)   Beekeeping
 
Research interestshoney bee pheromones
 pollination
 bee health
 
PublicationsPeer-Reviewed Journal Articles:
Traynor, K., Y. Wang, C. Brent, G. Amdam, and R.E. Page. (submitted) “Young and old honey bee (Apis mellifera) larvae impact the developmental maturation of their caregivers.”
Traynor, K., Y. Le Conte, and R.E. Page. (submitted) “Age Matters: Shifting pheromone profiles of larvae differentially influence foraging behavior in (Apis mellifera) honey bees.”
Traynor, K. and R.E. Page. (submitted) “The impact of the brood pheromone, e-beta ocimene, on honey bee (Apis mellifera) physiology.”
Simon, A., K. Traynor, et al. (2009). "Medical honey for wound care--still the 'latest resort'?" Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 6(2): 165-73.

Book Chapters:
Traynor, K. (in press). Honey. The Hive and the Honey Bee. J. Graham. Hamilton, Illinois, Dadant.
Dolezal, A., K. Traynor, F. Flores, G. Amdam (2014). The Evolution and Development of Eusocial Insect Behavior. " Advances in Evolution and Development. Wiley & Sons.

International Bee Journals (a selection):
Traynor, K. (2012) “Bee Breeding Around the World” The Australasian Beekeeper 113(9): 371-379.
Traynor, K. (2010) "2010 North American Beekeeping Conference." Bee World 87(1): 5-6.
Traynor, K. (2009) “American Foulbrood: How to Discover AFB Before Clinical Signs Appear Part 1” The Australasian Beekeeper 111(3): 110-115.
Traynor, K. (2008) “Breeding for Varroa Tolerance in Germany” The Australasian Beekeeper 110(5): 158-162.
Traynor, K. (2007) “Toleranzzüchter auf Ruügen (Varroa Tolerance Breeders Annual Meeting in Rügen)” Deutsches Bienen Journal 11: 507.
Traynor, K. (2007) “CCD: wie geht es weiter (CCD: how will we muster on)” Deutsches Bienen Journal 9: 395.
Traynor, K. (2007) “Völkerzusammenbrüche in den USA (Colony Collapses in the USA)” Deutsches Bienen Journal 5: 220-221.
Traynor, K. (2007) “100 Jahre Bienenzucht in Hilden (100 Years of Bee Breeding in Hilden)” Deutsches Bienen Journal 2: 89.

American Bee Journal (a selection from 45+ articles):
Traynor, K. (2014) "Beekeeping Synergy: The American Honey Producers Association’s 45th Annual Convention." 154(3): 309-311.
Traynor, K. (2014) "Science & Bees: Notes from the American Bee Research Conference." 154(3): 313-316.
Traynor, K. (2013) "Plants for Pollinators: Turning Roadsides and Gardens into Bee Havens." 153(9): 957-959.
Traynor, K. (2013) "The Passionate Beekeeper." 153(8): 859-860.
Traynor, K. (2013) "Halting the Unstoppable Swarm." 153(7): 713-716.
Traynor, K. (2013) "Easy Queen Introduction for the Hobbyist." 153(6): 597-600.
Traynor, K. (2013) "Symphony of the Senses." 153(5): 507-511.
Traynor, K. (2013) "The Beekeeper’s Alphabet." 153(4): 363-367.
Traynor, K. (2013) "Smart Short Course: A Guide to Teaching Beekeeping." 153(3): 229-231.
Traynor, K. (2011) "Pollen and Purity." 151(3): 279-281.
Traynor, K. (2011) "Beehaven on Golden bay in New Zealand." 151(2): 177-181.
Traynor, K. (2011) "Mossop’s Honey Shoppe: A New Zealand Family Business." 151(1): 81-84.
Traynor, K. (2010) "A Successful State Meeting." 150(10):937-940.
Traynor, K. (2010) "The Savvy Sideliner’s Guide to Selling Honey." 150(2): 143-146.
Traynor, K. (2010) "Smart Marketing on a Shoestring: The Small-Scale Beekeeper’s Guide to Selling Honey." 150(1): 47-51.
Traynor, K. (2009). "Beekeeping for Beginners." 149(5-12): 427-431, 537-541, 637-640, 735-739, 839-843, 941-945, 1045-1048, 1139-1143.
Traynor, K. (2009). "Bee Club Queen Rearing." 149(4): 302.
Traynor, K. (2009). "Road Trip Through Europe: Processing and Packing Honey in Denmark." 149(3): 262-266.
Traynor, K. (2008). "American Foulbrood: How to Discover AFB Before Clinical Symptoms—Part I-III." 148(10,11,12): 913-916, 1013-1017, and 1103-1108.
Traynor, K. (2008). "Bee breeding around the world." 148(2-7 & 9): 135-139, 237-240,341-345,445-449, 545-548,646-650, 813-816.
Boecking, O. and K. Traynor (2007). "Varroa biology and methods of control - Part I-III - Soft chemical methods of control." 147(10-12): 873-878, 955-961, 1059-1064.
Traynor, K. (2007). "A closer look at deformed wing virus." 147(11): 962-964.
Traynor, K. (2007). "The healing touch of honey." 147(6): 521-525.
Traynor, K. (2007). "Does the US need a honey standard." 147(3): 221-229.
Traynor, K. (2007). "German beekeeping institute open house - A glance into German beekeeping." 147(1): 37-40.