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Solitary and social nests of the facultatively social carpenter bee Xylocopa pubescens were found simultaneously during the major part of the breeding season. Social nests contained a reproductively dominant forager and either her adult offspring or a formerly reproductive, guarding female. The...

Hogendoorn, K.; Velthuis, H. H. W.
Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 1993, 32, 4, pp 245-257