Rate of egg laying by queen after fertilization

Range >1,500 Eggs/day
Organism Bee Apis mellifera
Reference Kocher SD, Tarpy DR, Grozinger CM. The effects of mating and instrumental insemination on queen honey bee flight behaviour and gene expression. Insect Mol Biol. 2010 Apr19(2):153-62. p.153 right column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID20002808
Entered by Uri M
ID 107342