Dr Nigel Raine

  1. 2017
  2. Published

    Bumblebee colony development following chronic exposure to field-realistic levels of the neonicotinoid pesticide thiamethoxam under laboratory conditions

    Stanley, D. & Raine, N., 14 Aug 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, p. 1-7 7 p., 8005.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. 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 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. 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., May 2017, In : PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL SOCIETY B-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES . 284, 1854, p. 1-8 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Published

    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. 7, p. 1-10 10 p., 496 .

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. 2016
  7. Published

    Reproductive environment affects learning performance in a bumble bee

    Evans, L., Raine, N. & Leadbeater, E., Dec 2016, In : Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology. 70, 12, p. 2053–2060 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published

    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., Oct 2016, In : JOURNAL OF APPLIED ECOLOGY. 53, 5, p. 1440-1449 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Published

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

    Stanley, D. & Raine, N., Jul 2016, In : Functional Ecology. 30, 7, p. 1132-1139 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. 2015
  11. 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. 5, p. 1-10 10 p., 16508.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. 2014
  13. 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

  14. 2013
  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. 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

  18. Published

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

    Dicks, L. V., Abrahams, A., Atkinson, J., Biesmeijer, J., Bourn, N., Brown, C., Brown, M. J. F., 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. & 30 others, 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., Raine, N. E., 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

  19. 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

  20. Published

    Threats to an ecosystem service: pressures on pollinators

    Vanbergen, A. J., Baude, M., Biesmeijer, J. C., Britton, N. F., Brown, M. J. F., Brown, M., Bryden, J., 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., Jansen, V. A. A., Keeling, M. J., Kunin, W. E., Marris, G. C. & 19 others, 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., Raine, N. E., 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

  21. 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

  22. 2012
  23. 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

  24. 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

  25. 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

  26. 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

  27. 2011
  28. 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

  29. 2010
  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. 2009
  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. 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

  36. 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

  37. 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

  38. 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

  39. 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

  40. 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

  41. 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

  42. 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

  43. 2008
  44. 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

  45. 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

  46. 2007
  47. 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

  48. 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

  49. 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

  50. 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

  51. 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

  52. 2006
  53. 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

  54. 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

  55. 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

  56. 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

  57. 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

  58. 2005
  59. 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

  60. 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

  61. 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

  62. 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

  63. 2004
  64. 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

  65. 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

  66. 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

  67. 2003
  68. 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

  69. 2002
  70. 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

  71. 2001
  72. Published

    The pollination ecology of a Mexican Acacia community

    Raine, N. E., 2001, 242 p.

    Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

  73. 1999
  74. 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