Dr Nigel Raine

  1. 2017
  2. Published

    Pesticide reduces bumblebee colony initiation and increases probability of population extinction

    Baron, G. L., Jansen, V. A. A., Brown, M. J. F. & Raine, N. 14 Aug 2017 In : Nature Ecology & Evolution. 1, p. 1308–1316

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    General and species-specific impacts of a neonicotinoid insecticide on the ovary development and feeding of wild bumblebee queens

    Baron, G., Raine, N. & Brown, M. 3 May 2017 In : PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES . 284, 1854, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. E-pub ahead of print

    Fast learning in free-foraging bumble bees is negatively correlated with lifetime resource collection

    Evans, L., Smith, K. & Raine, N. 29 Mar 2017 In : Scientific reports. 496 (2017)

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. 2016
  6. E-pub ahead of print

    Reproductive environment affects learning performance in a bumble bee

    Evans, L., Raine, N. & Leadbeater, E. 7 Sep 2016 In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. E-pub ahead of print

    Investigating the impacts of field-realistic exposure to a neonicotinoid pesticide on bumblebee foraging, homing ability and colony growth

    Stanley, D., Russell, A., Morrison, S., Rogers, C. & Raine, N. 30 May 2016 In : JOURNAL OF APPLIED ECOLOGY.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    Chronic exposure to a neonicotinoid pesticide alters the interactions between bumblebees and wild plants

    Stanley, D. & Raine, N. 14 Mar 2016 In : Functional Ecology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. 2015
  10. Published

    Bumblebee learning and memory is impaired by chronic exposure to a neonicotinoid pesticide

    Stanley, D., Smith, K. & Raine, N. 16 Nov 2015 In : Scientific reports. p. 1-10 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. 2014
  12. Published

    Impact of chronic exposure to a pyrethroid pesticide on bumblebees and interactions with a trypanosome parasite

    Baron, G. L., Raine, N. E. & Brown, M. J. F. Apr 2014 In : JOURNAL OF APPLIED ECOLOGY. 51, 2, p. 460-469 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. 2013
  14. Published

    Chronic sublethal stress causes bee colony failure

    Bryden, J., Gill, R., Mitton, R. A. A., Raine, N. E. & Jansen, V. A. A. Dec 2013 In : Ecology Letters. 16, 12, p. 1463-1469

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Published

    Bee positive: the importance of electroreception in pollinator cognitive ecology

    Lihoreau, M. & Raine, N. E. 17 Jul 2013 In : Frontiers in Psychology. 4, 445

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Behavioral syndromes and social insects: personality at multiple levels

    Jandt, J. M., Bengston, S., Pinter-Wollman, N., Pruitt, J. N., Raine, N. E., Dornhaus, A. & Sih, A. 2013 In : Biological Reviews. doi:10.1111/brv.12042

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Identifying key knowledge needs for evidence-based conservation of wild insect pollinators: a collaborative cross-sectoral exercise

    Brown, M. J. F. , Raine, N. E. & 48 others Dicks, L. V., Abrahams, A., Atkinson, J., Biesmeijer, J., Bourn, N., Brown, C., Carvell, C., Connolly, C. N., Cresswell, J. E., Croft, P., Darvill, B., De Zylva, P., Effingham, P., Fountain, M., Goggin, A., Harding, D., Harding, T., Hartfield, C., Heard, M. S., Heathcote, R., Heaver, D., Holland, J., Howe, M., Hughes, B., Huxley, T., Kunin, W. E., Little, J., Mason, C., Memmott, J., Osborne, J., Pankhurst, T., Paxton, R. J., Pocock, M. J. O., Potts, S. G., Power, E. F., Ranelagh, E., Roberts, S., Saunders, R., Smith, K., Smith, R. M., Sutton, P., Tilley, L. A. N., Tinsley, A., Tonhasca, A., Vanbergen, A. J., Webster, S., Wilson, A. & Sutherland, W. J. 2013 In : Insect Conservation and Diversity. 6, 3, p. 435 446 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Published

    The microsporidian parasites Nosema ceranae and Nosema apis are widespread in honeybee (Apis mellifera) colonies across Scotland

    Bollan, K. A., Hothersall, J. D., Moffat, C., Durkacz, J., Saranzewa, N., Wright, G. A., Raine, N. E., Highet, F. & Connolly, C. N. 2013 In : Parasitology Research. 112, 2, p. 751-759

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Published

    Threats to an ecosystem service: pressures on pollinators

    Brown, M. J. F. , Bryden, J. , Jansen, V. A. A. , Raine, N. E. & 35 others Vanbergen, A. J., Baude, M., Biesmeijer, J. C., Britton, N. F., Brown, M., Budge, G. E., Carvell, C., Challinor, A. J., Connolly, C. N., Evans, D. J., Feil, E. J., Garratt, M. P., Greco, M. K., Heard, M. S., Keeling, M. J., Kunin, W. E., Marris, G. C., Memmott, J., Murray, J. T., Nicolson, S. W., Osborne, J. L., Paxton, R. J., Pirk, C. W. W., Polce, C., Potts, S. G., Priest, N. K., Roberts, S., Ryabov, E. V., Shafir, S., Shirley, M. D. F., Simpson, S. J., Stevenson, P. C., Stone, G. N., Termansen, M. & Wright, G. A. 2013 In : Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 11, p. 251–259

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  20. Published

    Unravelling the mechanisms of trapline foraging in bees

    Lihoreau, M., Raine, N. E., Reynolds, A. M., Stelzer, R. J., Lim, K. S., Smith, A. D., Osborne, J. L. & Chittka, L. 2013 In : Communicative and Integrative Biology. 6, 1, e22701

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. 2012
  22. Published

    Combined pesticide exposure severely affects individual- and colony-level traits in bees

    Gill, R. J., Ramos-Rodriguez, O. & Raine, N. E. 1 Nov 2012 In : Nature. 491, 7422, p. 105-108 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Published

    Bees do not use nearest-neighbour rules for optimization of multi-location routes

    Lihoreau, M., Chittka, L., Le Comber, S. & Raine, N. E. 2012 In : Biology Letters. 8, p. 13-16 4 p., doi:10.1098/rsbl.2011.0661

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    No trade-off between learning speed and associative flexibility in bumblebees: a reversal learning test with multiple colonies

    Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2012 In : PLoS One. 7, 9, e45096

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Radar tracking and motion-sensitive cameras on flowers reveal the development of pollinator multi-destination routes over large spatial scales

    Lihoreau, M., Raine, N. E., Reynolds, A. M., Stelzer, R. J., Lim, K. S., Smith, A. D., Osborne, J. L. & Chittka, L. 2012 In : PLoS Biology. 10, 9, 13 p., e1001392

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. 2011
  27. Published

    Trade-off between travel distance and prioritization of high-reward sites in traplining bumblebees

    Lihoreau, M., Chittka, L. & Raine, N. E. 2011 In : Functional Ecology. 25, 6, p. 1284-1292 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. 2010
  29. Published

    Travel optimization by foraging bumblebees through readjustments of traplines after discovery of new feeding locations

    Lihoreau, M., Chittka, L. & Raine, N. E. Dec 2010 In : American Naturalist. 176, 6, p. 744-757 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. Published

    Effects of aposematic colouration on predation risk in bumblebees? A comparison between differently coloured populations, with consideration of the ultraviolet

    Stelzer, R. J., Raine, N. E., Schmitt, K. D. & Chittka, L. 2010 In : Journal of Zoology . 282, 2, p. 75-83 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. 2009
  32. Published

    A population comparison of the strength and persistence of innate colour preference and learning speed in the bumblebee Bombus terrestris

    Ings, T. C., Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2009 In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 63, 8, p. 1207-1218 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Published

    Cognitive ecology: environmental dependence of the fitness costs of learning

    Raine, N. E. 2009 In : Current Biology. 19, 12, p. R486-R488

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    Floral volatiles controlling ant behaviour

    Willmer, P. G., Nuttman, C. V., Raine, N. E., Stone, G. N., Pattrick, J. G., Henson, K., Stillman, P., Potts, S. G. & Knudsen, J. T. 2009 In : Functional Ecology. 23, 5, p. 888-900 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Published

    Geographic profiling applied to testing models of bumble-bee foraging

    Raine, N. E., Rossmo, D. K. & Le Comber, S. C. 2009 In : Journal of the Royal Society. Interface. 6, 32, p. 307-319 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Published

    How floral odours are learned inside the bumblebee (Bombus terrestris) nest

    Molet, M., Chittka, L. & Raine, N. E. 2009 In : Naturwissenschaften. 96, 2, p. 213-219 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Published

    Lifetime reproductive success and longevity of queens in an annual social insect

    Lopez-Vaamonde, C., Raine, N. E., Koning, J. W., Brown, R., Pereboom, Z., Ings, T., Ramos-Rodriguez, O., Jordan, W. & Bourke, A. 2009 In : Journal of Evolutionary Biology. 22, p. 983-996

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Published

    Measuring the adaptiveness of social insect foraging strategies - an empirical approach

    Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2009 Food Exploitation by Social Insects: Ecological, Behavioral, and Theoretical Approaches. Jarau, S. & Hrncir, M. (eds.). CRC Press, p. 9-28 20 p. (Contemporary Topics in Entomology)

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  39. Published

    No evidence for an evolutionary trade-off between learning and immunity in a social insect

    Alghamdi, A., Raine, N. E., Rosato, E. & Mallon, E. B. 2009 In : Biology Letters. 5, p. 55-57 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Published

    Potential application of the bumblebee foraging recruitment pheromone for commercial greenhouse pollination

    Molet, M., Chittka, L. & Raine, N. E. 2009 In : Apidologie. 40, 6, p. 608-616 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    Speed-accuracy tradeoffs in animal decision making

    Chittka, L., Skorupski, P. & Raine, N. E. 2009 In : Trends in Ecology and Evolution. 24, 7, p. 400-407 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. 2008
  43. Published

    The correlation of learning speed and natural foraging success in bumble-bees

    Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 7 Apr 2008 In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological sciences. 275, 1636, p. 803-808 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    Colony nutritional status modulates worker responses to foraging recruitment pheromone in the bumblebee Bombus terrestris

    Molet, M., Chittka, L., Stelzer, R. J., Streit, S. & Raine, N. E. 2008 In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 62, 12, p. 1919-1926 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. 2007
  46. Published

    Flower constancy and memory dynamics in bumblebees (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Bombus)

    Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2007 In : Entomologia Generalis. 29, 2-4, p. 179-199 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Published

    Nectar production rates of 75 bumblebee-visited flower species in a German flora (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Bombus terrestris)

    Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2007 In : Entomologia Generalis. 30, 2, p. 191-192 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Published

    Plant-pollinator interactions in a Mexican Acacia community

    Raine, N. E., Pierson, A. S. & Stone, G. N. 2007 In : Arthropod-Plant Interactions. 1, 2, p. 101-117 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. Published

    Pollen foraging: learning a complex motor skill by bumblebees (Bombus terrestris)

    Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2007 In : Naturwissenschaften. 94, 6, p. 459-464 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Published

    The adaptive significance of sensory bias in a foraging context: floral colour preferences in the bumblebee Bombus terrestris

    Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2007 In : PLoS One. 2, 6, p. e556. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0000556

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. 2006
  52. Published

    Social Learning: Ants and the Meaning of Teaching

    Leadbeater, E., Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 9 May 2006 In : Current Biology . 16, 9

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Published

    Adaptation, genetic drift, pleiotropy, and history in the evolution of bee foraging behavior

    Raine, N. E., Ings, T. C., Dornhaus, A., Saleh, N. & Chittka, L. 2006 In : Advances in the Study of Behavior. 36, p. 305-354 50 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Published

    Intercolony variation in learning performance of a wild British bumblebee population (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Bombus terrestris audax)

    Raine, N. E., Ings, T. C., Ramos-Rodríguez, O. & Chittka, L. 2006 In : Entomologia Generalis. 28, 4, p. 241-256 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Published

    Recognition of flowers by pollinators

    Chittka, L. & Raine, N. E. 2006 In : Current Opinion in Plant Biology. 9, 4, p. 428-435 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  56. Published

    Social learning: ants and the meaning of teaching

    Leadbeater, E., Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2006 In : Current Biology. 16, 9, p. R323-R325 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. 2005
  58. Published

    Colour preferences in relation to the foraging performance and fitness of the bumblebee Bombus terrestris

    Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2005 In : Uludag Bee Journal. 5, 4, p. 145-150 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  59. Published

    Comparison of flower constancy and foraging performance in three bumblebee species (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Bombus)

    Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2005 In : Entomologia Generalis. 28, 2, p. 81-89 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. Published

    Mating preference in the commercially imported bumblebee species Bombus terrestris in Britain (Hymenoptera: Apidae)

    Ings, T. C., Raine, N. E. & Chittka, L. 2005 In : Entomologia Generalis. 28, 3, p. 233-238 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. Published

    Quantifying honey bee mating range and isolation in semi-isolated valleys by DNA microsatellite paternity analysis

    Jensen, A. B., Palmer, K. A., Chaline, N., Raine, N. E., Tofilski, A., Martin, S. J., Pedersen, B. V., Boomsma, J. J. & Ratnieks, F. L. W. 2005 In : Conservation Genetics. 6, 4, p. 527-537 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  62. 2004
  63. Published

    Chance and adaptation in the evolution of island bumblebee behaviour

    Chittka, L., Ings, T. C. & Raine, N. E. 2004 In : Population Ecology. 46, 3, p. 243-251 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  64. Published

    Guards and thieves: antagonistic interactions between two ant species coexisting on the same ant-plant

    Raine, N. E., Gammans, N., MacFadyen, I. J., Scrivner, G. K. & Stone, G. N. 2004 In : ECOLOGICAL ENTOMOLOGY. 29, 3, p. 345-352 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. Published

    Non-lethal sampling of honey bee, Apis mellifera, DNA using wing tips

    Chaline, N., Ratnieks, F. L. W., Raine, N. E., Badcock, N. S. & Burke, T. 2004 In : Apidologie. 35, 3, p. 311-318 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  66. 2003
  67. Published

    The pollination ecology of Acacias (Fabaceae, Mimosoideae)

    Stone, G. N., Raine, N. E., Prescott, M. & Willmer, P. G. 2003 In : Australian Systematic Botany. 16, 1, p. 103-118 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  68. 2002
  69. Published

    Spatial structuring and floral avoidance behavior prevent ant-pollinator conflict in a Mexican ant-acacia

    Raine, N. E., Willmer, P. & Stone, G. N. 2002 In : Ecology. 83, 11, p. 3086-3096 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. 2001
  71. Published

    The pollination ecology of a Mexican Acacia community

    Raine, N. E. 2001 242 p.

    Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

  72. 1999
  73. Published

    Large mammals of Mkomazi

    Eltringham, K. S., Cooksey, I. A., Dixon, W. J. B., Raine, N. E., Sheldrick, C. J., McWilliam, N. M. & Packer, M. J. 1999 Mkomazi: the Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation of a Tanzanian Savanna.. Coe, M. J., McWilliam, N. C., Stone, G. N. & Packer, M. J. (eds.). London: Royal Geographical Society, p. 485-504 20 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter