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    • Bees, apiculture and the new world 

      Puerta Puerta, F.; Padilla-Alvarez, F.; Bustos Ruiz, M.; Flores Serrano, J.M. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1992)
      In the New World, some stingless bees were kept by the native population. In Central America, maya beekeepers worked with Mellipona beecheii, in Yucatan and adjacent regions. The arrival in North America of the first ...
    • Cría controlada de abejas reinas de Apis mellifera iberica 

      Flores Serrano, J.M.; Campano Cabanes, Francisco; Ruiz, J.A.; Ruz, J.M.; Puerta Puerta, F.; Bustos Ruiz, M.; Padilla-Alvarez, F. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1998)
      Apis mellifera iberica is the spanish bee race mostly used by breeders. Queen rearing is necessary for genetic selection . Our research team uses the Doolittle method; Mainly it is based on transfering young (a few hours ...
    • Discriminación entre poblaciones de abejas (apis mellifera L.) del sur de España, centro de Portugal y Madeira 

      Flores Serrano, J.M.; Jiménez Vaquero, E.; Puerta Puerta, F.; Campano Cabanes, Francisco; Valeiro Da Silva, M.J.; Padilla-Alvarez, F.; Bustos Ruiz, M. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 2001)
      Tradicionalmente se ha considerado que las abejas que viven en la Península Ibérica pertenecen a la raza Apis mellifera iberica, que se encuentra emparentada con la raza A. m. intermissa que coloniza el norte de África y ...
    • Estudio biométrico de las abejas domésticas de La Palma. I. Proboscis, pata posterior, índice cubital aib, 32 y 411 terguito y 32 y 4° esternito 

      Puerta Puerta, F.; Bustos Ruiz, M.; Hernández Fernández, R.; Flores Serrano, J.M.; Padilla-Alvarez, F. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1997)
      A morphometrical study was made of worker bees from 14 hives an the island of La Palma, in the Canary Islands. The study analysed 15 morphological characters. Bees were found to form a homogeneus group, presenting no ...
    • Estudio biométrico de poblaciones de abejas (apis mellifera L.) del centro de Portugal y de Madeira 

      Jiménez Vaquero, E.; Campano Cabanes, Francisco; Flores Serrano, J.M.; Valeiro Da Silva, M.J.; Padilla-Alvarez, F.; Puerta Puerta, F.; Bustos Ruiz, M. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 2001)
      Las abejas melíferas que habitan en la Península Ibérica han sido descritas tradicionalmente como pertenecientes a la raza Apis mellifera iberica. La raza iberica está constituida por animales de color oscuro y de un gran ...
    • Estudio morfológico de las abejas melíferas del Archipiélago Canario (Gran Canaria, Tenerife, La Palma, Gomera) 

      Hernández Fernández, R.; Padilla-Alvarez, F.; Puerta Puerta, F.; Reyes López, J.; Flores Serrano, J.M. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1998)
      A morphological study was made of worker bees from 49 hives located at four island from the Canary archipelago. The study analysed 18 morphological characters and we have found that the bees from Gran Canaria and Tenerife ...
    • Estudio morfológico de las abejas melíferas del Archipiélago Canario (Gran Canaria, Tenerife, La Palma, Gomera) 

      Bustos Ruiz, M.; Puerta Puerta, F.; Reyes López, J.; Hernández Fernández, R.; Padilla-Alvarez, F.; Flores Serrano, J.M. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1998)
      A morphological study was made of worker bees from 49 hives located at four island from the Canary archipelago. The study analysed 18 morphological characters and we have found that the bees from Gran Canaria and Tenerife ...
    • El Grooming en Apis mellifera iberica frente a Varroa jacobsoni Oud 

      Padilla-Alvarez, F.; Ruiz, J.A.; Bustos Ruiz, M.; Puerta Puerta, F.; Ruz, J.M.; Flores Serrano, J.M.; Campano Cabanes, Francisco (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1998)
      We checked grooming in 8 colonies of the race Apis mellifera iberica. We studied fallen mites on plastic sheets put on the bottom board. Tests were repeated 12 times. Grooming was detected in A. m. iberica race: 5.07 percent ...
    • Inseminación artificial de abejas reinas 

      Flores Serrano, J.M.; Padilla-Alvarez, F.; Ruiz, J.A.; Ruz, J.M.; Puerta Puerta, F.; Bustos Ruiz, M.; Campano Cabanes, Francisco (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1998)
      The race commonly used by spanish beekeepers is Apis mellifera iberica. Up to date, any selection process has been carried out with this race, and a lot of characteristics in the colony can be improved. Artificial insemination ...
    • Morphometric study of andalusian bees 

      Puerta Puerta, F.; Padilla-Alvarez, F.; Bustos Ruiz, M.; Flores Serrano, J.M. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1992)
      The biological and behavioral characteristics of the iberian bees are much less known than the other european races. This paper studies the morphological characteristics (Proboscis length; Forewing length; Forewing width; ...
    • Reservas nutricionales e inicio de la puesta en Apis mellifera iberica 

      Cano, D.; Padilla-Alvarez, F.; Bustos Ruiz, M.; Flores Serrano, J.M.; Pellín, P.P.; Puerta Puerta, F. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1989)
      We have studied correlations between pollen and honey stocks and brood rearing at the end of the winter time (late february) in Apis mellifera iberica colonies. Number of cells with honey stored before the spring nectar ...
    • Valoración del éxito reproductivo de Varroa jacobsoni en Apis mellifera iberica 

      Ruiz, J.A.; Ruz, J.M.; Campano Cabanes, Francisco; Valenzuela, M.; Martínez, F.; Flores Serrano, J.M. (Universidad de Córdoba, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1998)
      We checked no-reproduction of Varroa jacobsoni in a honeybee race, Apis mellifera iberica. Two groups of three colonies from different apiaries located in Cazorla (Jaén) were checked. Only cells containing white pupa with ...