B Baer

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Affiliation: University of Copenhagen
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Unexpected consequences of polyandry for parasitism and fitness in the bumblebee, Bombus terrestris
    B Baer
    ETH Zurich, Experimental Ecology, ETH Zentum NW, Switzerland
    Evolution 55:1639-43. 2001
  2. pmc Males of social insects can prevent queens from multiple mating
    A Sauter
    , Experimental Ecology, ETH-Zentrum NW, , Switzerland
    Proc Biol Sci 268:1449-54. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural variation in the genetic architecture of a host-parasite interaction in the bumblebee Bombus terrestris
    L Wilfert
    ETH Zurich, Institute for Integrative Biology IBZ, Experimental Ecology Group, ETH Zentrum CHN, CH 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
    Mol Ecol 16:1327-39. 2007

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Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Unexpected consequences of polyandry for parasitism and fitness in the bumblebee, Bombus terrestris
    B Baer
    ETH Zurich, Experimental Ecology, ETH Zentum NW, Switzerland
    Evolution 55:1639-43. 2001
    ..This may help to explain why B. terrestris and most other social insects are often monandrous...
  2. pmc Males of social insects can prevent queens from multiple mating
    A Sauter
    , Experimental Ecology, ETH-Zentrum NW, , Switzerland
    Proc Biol Sci 268:1449-54. 2001
    ..Furthermore, such male interference could be a more general phenomenon in social insects, with obvious ramifications for the evolution of polyandry in this group...
  3. ncbi request reprint Natural variation in the genetic architecture of a host-parasite interaction in the bumblebee Bombus terrestris
    L Wilfert
    ETH Zurich, Institute for Integrative Biology IBZ, Experimental Ecology Group, ETH Zentrum CHN, CH 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
    Mol Ecol 16:1327-39. 2007
    ..Only one QTL for body size was plausibly found in at least two populations. QTLs for encapsulation and Crithidia infection intensity were located on the same linkage groups...