Genesis of the Bees (Apoidea)

  • S. I. Malyshev


A close study has shown that the origin of the superfamily of the bees (Apoidea), feeding their larvae not on animal food, as is characteristic of the wasps, but on the nectar and pollen of flowers, is one of the most obscure problems of the evolution of the Hymenoptera.


Empty Cell Fore Wing Flower Pollen Mature Larva Progressive Method 
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© Methuen 1968

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. I. Malyshev
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  1. 1.I. M. Sechenov Institute of Evolutionary Physiology and BiochemistryAcademy of Sciences of the USSRRussia

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