化学生态组

TAN Ken

谭垦 研究员

 

教育经历

 

1979-1983,云南大学,生物学学士 

 

1998-2001,云南大学、德国法兰克福大学,生态学博士

 

2003,德国法兰克福大学生物系,博士后

 

2004,德国乌滋柏格大学生物中心,高级访问学者

 

工作经历

 

1983-1994,云南省农科院蜜蜂研究所,助理研究员

 

1994-2000,云南农业大学东方蜜蜂研究所,讲师

 

2001-2007,云南农业大学东方蜜蜂研究所,副教授

 

2008-2013 云南农业大学东方蜜蜂研究所,教授、博士生导师

 

2012- ,中国科学院西双版纳热带植物园,化学生态学研究组组长、研究员

 

2004-,亚洲国际养蜂协会生物学委员会主任

 

2014-,Apidologie编委

 

承担项目:

 

主持国际山地中心的国际合作项目“云南野生蜜蜂资源调查”和“东方蜜蜂的人工选育”;主持完成的国家自然基金课题“中国西部野生中蜂资源学和系统学研究”,获得云南省2011年度科技成果自然科学类三等奖。

 

研究领域

 

化学生态学、蜜蜂生态学

 

部分近年代表论著(按时间倒序)

 

1.Wang Z, Wen P, Qu Y, Dong S, Li J, Tan K, Nieh JC (2016) Bees eavesdrop upon informative and persistent signal compounds in alarm pheromones. Scientific Reports 6:25693.

 

2.Ken Tan*, Shihao Dong, Li X, Xiwen Liu, Chao Wang, Jianjun Li & James C. Nieh* (2016) Honey Bee Inhibitory Signaling Is Tuned to Threat Severity and Can Act as a Colony Alarm Signal. PLoS Biology, 14(3): e1002423. doi:10.1371/journal.pbio.1002423

 

3.Zhengwei Wang, Yufeng Qu, Shihao Dong, Ping Wen, Jianjun Li, Ken Tan*, Randolf Menzel (2016) Honey Bees Modulate Their Olfactory Learning in the Presence of Hornet Predators and Alarm Component. PLoS ONE,11(2): e0150399. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0150399

 

4.Ken Tan, Yufeng Qu , Zhengwei Wang, Zhiwei Liu, Michael S. Engel (2015) Haplotype diversity and genetic similarity among populations of the Eastern honey bee from Himalaya-Southwest China and Nepal (Hymenoptera: Apidae). Apidologie, 47(2):197-205.

 

5.Ken Tan, Tanya Latty, Shihao Dong, Xiwen Liu, Chao Wang & Benjamin P. Oldroyd (2015) Individual honey bee (Apis cerana) foragers adjust their fuel load to match variability in forage reward. Scientific Reports, 5:16418. doi:10.1038/srep16418

 

6.Ken Tan, Yuchong Wang, Shihai Dong, Xiwen Liu, Di Zhuang, Weiwen Chen, Benjamin P. Oldroyd (2015) Associations between reproduction and work in workers of the Asian hive bee Apis cerana. Journal of Insect Physiology, 82(1):33-37. doi:10.1016/j.jinsphys.2015.08.003.

 

7.Ken Tan,Weiwen Chen, Shihao Dong, Xiwen Liu, Yuchong Wang & James C. Nieh (2015) A neonicotinoid impairs olfactory learning in Asian honey bees (Apis cerana) exposed as larvae or as adults. Scientific Reports, 5:10989 . DOI: 10.1038/srep10989

 

8.Ken Tan, Xiwen Liu, Sihao Dong, Chao Wang, Benjamin P. Oldroyd (2015) Pheromones affecting ovary activation and ovariole loss in the Asian honey bee Apis cerana. Journal of Insect Physiology, 74(1):25-29.

 

9.Michael J. Holmes, Ken Tan, Zhengwei Wang, Benjamin P. Oldroyd, Madeleine Beekman (2015) Genetic reincarnation of workers as queens in the Eastern honeybee Apis cerana. Heredity ,114 (1):65-68. doi:10.1038/hdy.2014.70.

 

10.Ken Tan, Shihao Dong, Xiwen Liu,Weiweng Chen, Yuchong Wang,Benjamin P. Oldroyd , Tanya Latty (2015) Phantom alternatives influence food preferences in the eastern honeybee Apis cerana. Journal of Animal Ecology, 84(2):509-517. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12288.

 

11.Jianjun Li, Zhengwei Wang, Ken Tan*, Yufeng Qu, James C. Nieh (2014) Effects of natural and synthetic alarm pheromone and individual pheromone components on foraging behavior of the giant Asian honey bee, Apis dorsata. The Journal of Experimental Biology, 217(19):3512-3518. doi: 10.1242/jeb.110171.

 

12.Jianjun Li, Zhengwei Wang, Ken Tan*, Yufeng Qu, James C. Nieh (2014) Giant Asian honeybees use olfactory eavesdropping to detect and avoid ant predators. Animal Behaviour, 97:69-76. doi: 10.1016/j.anbehav.2014.08.015.

 

13.Michael J. Holmes, Ken Tan, Zhengwei Wang, Benjamin P. Oldroyd, Madeleine Beekman (2014)Effect of queen excluders on ovary activation in workers of the Eastern honeybee Apis cerana. Insectes Sociaux, 61(2):191-196. doi:10.1007/s00040-014-0344-8.

 

14.Ken Tan*, Weiwen Chen, Shihao Dong, Xiwen Liu, Yuchong Wang, James C. Nieh (2014) Imidacloprid Alters Foraging and Decreases Bee Avoidance of Predators. PLoS ONE,9(7): e102725. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0102725

 

15.Ken Tan, Tanya Latty, Zongwen Hu, Zhengwei Wang, Shuang Yang, Weiweng Chen, Benjamin P. Oldroyd (2014) Preferences and tradeoffs in nectar temperature and nectar concentration in the Asian hive bee Apis cerana. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 68:13-20. doi: 10.1007/s00265-013-1617-3.

 

16.Zhengwei Wang,Ken Tan (2014) Comparative Analysis Of Olfactory Learning Of Apis Cerana And Apis Mellifera. Apidologie,45(1):45-52. doi:10.1007/s13592-013-0228-3.

 

17.Ken Tan, Zongwen Hu, Weiwen Chen, Zhengwei Wang, Yuchong Wang, James C. Nieh (2013) Fearful Foragers: Honey Bees Tune Colony and Individual Foraging to Multi-Predator Presence and Food Quality. PLoS ONE, 8(9): e75841. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0075841.

 

18.Ken Tan, Shuang Yang, Zhengwei Wang, Menzel R (2013) Effect of Flumethrin on Survival and Olfactory Learning in Honeybees. PLoS ONE 8(6): e66295. doi:10.1371/journal. pone.0066295.

 

19.Ken Tan, Zhengwei Wang, Weiwen Chen, Zongwen Hu, Benjamin P. Oldroyd (2013) The ‘I see you’ prey–predator signal of Apis cerana is innate. Naturwissenschaften, 100(3):245-248.

 

20.Ken Tan, Zhengwei Wang, Mingxian Yang, Stefan Fuchs, Linjuan Luo, Zuyun Zhang, Hua Li, Di Zhuang, Shuang Yang, Juergen Tautz, Madeleine Beekman, Benjamin P. Oldroyd (2012) Asian hive bees, Apis cerana, modulate dance communication in response to nectar toxicity and demand. Animal Behaviour, 84(6):1589-1594.

 

21.Ken Tan, Shuang Yang, Zhengwei Wang, Sarah E. Radloff, Benjamin P. Oldroyd (2012) Differences in foraging and broodnest temperature in the honey bees Apis cerana and A. mellifera. Apidologie, 43(6): 618-623.

 

22.Ken Tan, Zhenwei Wang, Hua Li, Shuang Yang, Zongwen Hu, Gerald Kastberger, Benjamin P. Oldroyd (2012) An ‘I see you’ prey–predator signal between the Asian honeybee, Apis cerana, and the hornet, Vespa velutina.Animal Behaviour, 83(4):879-882.

 

23.Ken Tan, Mingxian Yang, Zhengwei Wang, Sarah E. Radloff, Christian W. W. Pirk (2012) The pheromones of laying workers in two honeybee sister species: Apis cerana and Apis mellifera. Journal of Comparative Physiology A, 198(4):319-323.

 

24.Ken Tan, Mingxian Yang, Zhengwei Wang, Hua Li, Zuyun Zhang, Sarah E. Radloff, H. Randall Hepburn(2012) Cooperative wasp-killing by mixed-species colonies of honeybees, Apis cerana and Apis mellifera. Apidologie, 43(2):195-200.

 

25.Mingxian Yang, Ken Tan, Sarah E. Radlof , Mananya Phiancharoen, H. Randall Hepburn (2010) Comb construction in mixed-species colonies of honeybees, Apis cerana and Apis mellifera. Journal of Experimental of Biology, 213, 1659-1664.

 

26.Ken Tan, Zhengwei Wang, Hua Li, Mingxian Yang, Christian W. W. Pirk, H. Randall Hepburn, Sarah E. Radloff (2010) Responses of Queenright and Queenless Workers of Apis cerana to 9-keto-2(E)-decenoic Acid, a Pheromonal Constituent of the Mandibular Gland. Journal of Chemical Ecology, 36(9):966-968.

 

27.Ken Tan, Mingxian Yang, Sarah E. Radlof, Christian W. W. Pirk, Robin M. Crewe, Mananya Phiancharoen, Randall Hepburn, Benjamin P. Oldroyd (2009) Worker reproduction in mixed-species colonies of honey bees. Behavioural Ecology, 20(5):1106-1110.

 

28.Ken Tan, Mingxian Yang, Sarah E. Radlof, H. Randall Hepburn, Zhuyun Zhang, Linjuan Luo, Hua Li (2008) Dancing to different tunes: heterospecific deciphering of the honeybee waggle dance. Naturwissenschaften. 95(12):1165-1168.

 

29.Ken Tan, Yanhong Guo, S. W. Nicolson, Sarah E. Radloff, Qishi Song, H. Randall Hepburn (2007) Honeybee (Apis cerana) Foraging Responses to the Toxic Honey of Tripterygium hypoglaucum (Celastraceae):Changing Threshold of Nectar Acceptability, Journal of Chemical Ecology. 33(12):2209-2217.