Galvani, G.L.; González-Vaquero, R.A.; Guerra-Navarro, C.; Settembrini, B.P."Antennal sensilla of cleptoparasitic and non-parasitic bees in two subfamilies of Apidae" (2017) Apidologie. 48(4):437-449
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In bees, most of the comparative studies linking the sensory system and behavior were performed in social species. Here, we describe the morphology of antennal sensilla in solitary and cleptoparasitic bees of Apinae and Nomadinae. The external and internal structure of sensilla and setae as well as their distribution in flagella were studied in detail in two different host-cleptoparasitic associations. In addition, taking into account the presence of pores, the distribution of sensilla was compared in females and males of 39 species of these subfamilies. It was found that males of non-parasitic bees showed a higher number of multiporous sensilla. Females had more uniporous and nonporous sensilla than males. Cleptoparasitic bees showed a low diversity in types of sensilla and no sexual dimorphism in number. The pattern of sensilla in males and their cleptoparasitic females was discussed in the context of their ecological roles. © 2017, INRA, DIB and Springer-Verlag France.


Documento: Artículo
Título:Antennal sensilla of cleptoparasitic and non-parasitic bees in two subfamilies of Apidae
Autor:Galvani, G.L.; González-Vaquero, R.A.; Guerra-Navarro, C.; Settembrini, B.P.
Filiación:MACN-CONICET, Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales “Bernardino Rivadavia”, Ángel Gallardo 470, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, C1405DJR, Argentina
Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Intendente Güiraldes 2160-Ciudad Universitaria, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, C1428EGA, Argentina
IIMT-UA-CONICET, Facultad de Ciencias Biomédicas, Universidad Austral, Presidente Perón 1500, Pilar, Buenos Aires B1629AHJ, Argentina
Palabras clave:antennal morphology; dimorphism; olfaction; sensilla ultrastructure; antenna; bee; behavioral ecology; comparative study; host-parasite interaction; morphology; olfaction; sensory system; sexual dimorphism; ultrastructure; Apidae; Apinae; Apoidea; Nomadinae
Página de inicio:437
Página de fin:449
Título revista:Apidologie
Título revista abreviado:Apidologie


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Galvani, G.L., González-Vaquero, R.A., Guerra-Navarro, C. & Settembrini, B.P. (2017) . Antennal sensilla of cleptoparasitic and non-parasitic bees in two subfamilies of Apidae. Apidologie, 48(4), 437-449.
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Galvani, G.L., González-Vaquero, R.A., Guerra-Navarro, C., Settembrini, B.P. "Antennal sensilla of cleptoparasitic and non-parasitic bees in two subfamilies of Apidae" . Apidologie 48, no. 4 (2017) : 437-449.
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Galvani, G.L., González-Vaquero, R.A., Guerra-Navarro, C., Settembrini, B.P. "Antennal sensilla of cleptoparasitic and non-parasitic bees in two subfamilies of Apidae" . Apidologie, vol. 48, no. 4, 2017, pp. 437-449.
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Galvani, G.L., González-Vaquero, R.A., Guerra-Navarro, C., Settembrini, B.P. Antennal sensilla of cleptoparasitic and non-parasitic bees in two subfamilies of Apidae. Apidologie. 2017;48(4):437-449.