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Table 1 Aggression level index of honey bee behavioral interactions

From: Effects of immunostimulation on social behavior, chemical communication and genome-wide gene expression in honey bee workers (Apis mellifera)

Abbreviation Behaviour Description Index
I Immobility 0
L Locomotion: walking/running 0
SG Self-grooming 0
AG Allo-grooming(antennal contact, grooming or licking) 1
T Trophallaxis 1
O Opening mandibles 2
B Biting 3
F Biting with gaster flexion 4
S Stinging 5