Rita Cervo
Rita Cervo
Ricercatrice (Docente di Entomologia e di Comunicazione animale) Università di Firenze
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Unrelated helpers in a social insect
DC Queller, F Zacchi, R Cervo, S Turillazzi, MT Henshaw, LA Santorelli, ...
Nature 405 (6788), 784-787, 2000
Polistes dominulus (Hymenoptera, Vespidae) invading North America: some hypotheses for its rapid spread
R Cervo, F Zacchi, S Turillazzi
Insectes Sociaux 47, 155-157, 2000
Polistes wasps and their social parasites: an overview
R Cervo
Annales Zoologici Fennici, 531-549, 2006
An overview on the natural enemies of Rhynchophorus palm weevils, with focus on R. ferrugineus
G Mazza, V Francardi, S Simoni, C Benvenuti, R Cervo, JR Faleiro, ...
Biological Control 77, 83-92, 2014
On status badges and quality signals in the paper wasp Polistes dominulus: body size, facial colour patterns and hierarchical rank
R Cervo, L Dapporto, L Beani, JE Strassmann, S Turillazzi
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 275 (1639), 1189-1196, 2008
Phylogenetic relationships among paper wasp social parasites and their hosts (Hymenoptera: Vespidae; Polistinae)
JM Carpenter, JE Strassmann, S Turillazzi, CR Hughes, CR Solı́s, ...
Cladistics 9 (2), 129-146, 1993
Recognition of social parasites as nest-mates: adoption of colony-specific host cuticular odours by the paper wasp parasite Polistes sulcifer
MF Sledge, FR Dani, R Cervo, L Dapporto, S Turillazzi
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences …, 2001
Genetic relatedness in primitively eusocial wasps
JE Strassmann, CR Hughes, DC Queller, S Turillazzi, R Cervo, SK Davis, ...
Nature 342 (6247), 268-270, 1989
Effects of the diet on the microbiota of the red palm weevil (Coleoptera: Dryophthoridae)
M Montagna, B Chouaia, G Mazza, EM Prosdocimi, E Crotti, V Mereghetti, ...
PloS one 10 (1), e0117439, 2015
Social parasitism and its evolution in Polistes
R Cervo
Natural history and evolution of paper-wasps, 1996
Social hackers: integration in the host chemical recognition system by a paper wasp social parasite
S Turillazzi, MF Sledge, FR Dani, R Cervo, A Massolo, L Fondelli
Naturwissenschaften 87, 172-176, 2000
Social parasites in polistine wasps are monophyletic: implications for sympatric speciation
M Choudhary, JE Strassmann, DC Queller, S Turillazzi, R Cervo
Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B: Biological Sciences …, 1994
Competition between the native and the introduced hornets Vespa crabro and Vespa velutina: a comparison of potentially relevant life‐history traits
A Cini, F Cappa, I Petrocelli, I Pepiciello, L Bortolotti, R Cervo
Ecological Entomology 43 (3), 351-362, 2018
Invasion of the Nest of Polistes dominulus by the Social Parasite Sulcopolistes sulcifer (Hymenoptera, Vespidae)1
S Turillazzi, R Cervo, I Cavallari
Ethology 84 (1), 47-59, 1990
The cost of queen loss in the social wasp Polistes dominulus (Hymenoptera: Vespidae)
JE Strassmann, A Fortunato, R Cervo, S Turillazzi, JM Damon, DC Queller
Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 77 (4), 343-355, 2004
A quantitative threshold for nest-mate recognition in a paper social wasp
A Cini, L Gioli, R Cervo
Biology letters 5 (4), 459-461, 2009
Pheromones in social wasps
C Bruschini, R Cervo, S Turillazzi
Pheromones, 443-488, 2010
Dynamics of chemical mimicry in the social parasite wasp Polistes semenowi (Hymenoptera: Vespidae)
MC Lorenzi, R Cervo, F Zacchi, S Turillazzi, AG Bagnères
Parasitology 129 (5), 643-651, 2004
High Varroa mite abundance influences chemical profiles of worker bees and mite–host preferences
R Cervo, C Bruschini, F Cappa, S Meconcelli, G Pieraccini, D Pradella, ...
Journal of Experimental Biology 217 (17), 2998-3001, 2014
Nonaggressive usurpation of the nest ofPolistes biglumis bimaculatus by the social parasiteSulcopolistes atrimandibularis (Hymenoptera Vespidae)
R Cervo, MC Lorenzi, S Turillazzi
Insectes sociaux 37 (4), 333-347, 1990
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