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Volume 2010 (2010), Article ID 384371, 6 pages
Research Article

Several New Aspects of the Foraging Behavior of Osmia cornifrons in an Apple Orchard

1Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Chikusa, Nagoya 464-8601, Japan
2Breeding Laboratory, Nagano Fruit Tree Experiment Station, Nagano 382-0072, Japan

Received 3 August 2009; Revised 13 November 2009; Accepted 15 December 2009

Academic Editor: Claus Rasmussen

Copyright © 2010 Shogo Matsumoto and Tsutomu Maejima. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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  • Shogo Matsumoto, Junichi Soejima, and Tsutomu Maejima, “Influence of repeated pollination on seed number and fruit shape of ‘Fuji’ apples,” Scientia Horticulturae, vol. 137, pp. 131–137, 2012. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
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