Tag: Apis cerana

Summer flower 7: White clover

TweetZachary Huang, Michigan State University Family: Fabaceae Genus: Trifolium Species: T. repens Common names: Dutch clover, Ladino clover, or Ladino… read more Summer flower 7: White clover

Spring flower 22: Redbud

Tweet Family Fabaceae Genus Cercis Species C. chinensis ZBAS 8 [C. chinensis.] 1 [C. canadensis] Eastern redbud trees are blooming,… read more Spring flower 22: Redbud

Spring flower 19: Peach

Tweet Family Rosaceae Genus Prunus Subgenus Amygdalus Species P.┬ápersica ZBAS 7 Peach actually is is the same subgenus as almonds,… read more Spring flower 19: Peach

A mite that smells like a bee

TweetZachary Huang, Michigan State University The story goes back to 2004, when I invited a friend and colleague, Dr. Yves… read more A mite that smells like a bee

Epigenetic Modification of Gene Expression in Honey Bees by Heterospecific Gland Secretions

TweetPaper published today: http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0043727 Background In the honey bee (Apis mellifera), queen and workers have different behavior and reproductive capacity… read more Epigenetic Modification of Gene Expression in Honey Bees by Heterospecific Gland Secretions