Harland Patch

Assistant Research Professor; Research Associate of Entomology

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Pollen Honey Bee Bees Bombus Apoidea Parasites Pesticides Apis Mellifera Lipids Proteins Honey Bees Foraging Pathogens Viruses Eastern Africa Pheromones Population Genome Bombus Impatiens Kenya Host Plants Diet Protein Lipid

Most Recent Papers

Investigating the viral ecology of global bee communities with high-throughput metagenomics

David A. Galbraith, Zachary L. Fuller, Allyson M. Ray, Axel Brockmann, Maryann Frazier, Mary W. Gikungu, J. Francisco Iturralde Martinez, Karen M. Kapheim, Jeffrey T. Kerby, Sarah D. Kocher, Oleksiy Losyev, Elliud Muli, Harland Martin Patch, Cristina Rosa, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Scott Stanley, Anthony D. Vaudo, Christina M. Grozinger, 2018, Scientific reports

Consistent pollen nutritional intake drives bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) colony growth and reproduction across different habitats

Anthony D. Vaudo, Liam M. Farrell, Harland Martin Patch, Christina M. Grozinger, John Frazier Tooker, 2018, Ecology and Evolution on p. 5765-5776

The impact of hive type on the behavior and health of honey bee colonies (Apis mellifera) in Kenya

Alexander McMenamin, Fiona Mumoki, Maryann Frazier, Joseph Kilonzo, Bernard Mweu, Tracey Baumgarten, Harland Martin Patch, Baldwyn Torto, Daniel Masiga, James Homer Tumlinson, III, Christina M. Grozinger, Elliud Muli, 2017, Apidologie on p. 703-715

Bumble bees regulate their intake of essential protein and lipid pollen macronutrients

A. D. Vaudo, D. Stabler, Harland Martin Patch, John Frazier Tooker, Christina M. Grozinger, G. A. Wright, 2016, Journal of Experimental Biology on p. 3962-3970

Macronutrient ratios in pollen shape bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) foraging strategies and floral preferences

Anthony D. Vaudo, Harland Martin Patch, David Mortensen, John Frazier Tooker, Christina M. Grozinger, 2016, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. E4035-E4042

Genome-wide analysis of signatures of selection in populations of African honey bees (Apis mellifera) using new web-based tools

Zachary L. Fuller, Elina L. Niño, Harland Martin Patch, Oscar C. Bedoya-Reina, Tracey Baumgarten, Elliud Muli, Fiona Mumoki, Aakrosh Ratan, John McGraw, Maryann Frazier, Daniel Masiga, Stephen Schuster, Christina M. Grozinger, Webb Miller, 2015, BMC Genomics

Neurophysiological mechanisms underlying sex- and maturation-related variation in pheromone responses in honey bees (Apis mellifera)

Gabriel Villar, Thomas Charles Baker, Harland Martin Patch, Christina M. Grozinger, 2015, Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology on p. 731-739

Evaluation of the distribution and impacts of parasites, pathogens, and pesticides on honey bee (apis mellifera) populations in east Africa

Elliud Muli, Harland Martin Patch, Maryann Frazier, James Frazier, Baldwyn Torto, Tracey Baumgarten, Joseph Kilonzo, James Ng ang a. Kimani, Fiona Mumoki, Daniel Masiga, James Homer Tumlinson, III, Christina M. Grozinger, 2014, PloS one

Bumble bees exhibit daily behavioral patterns in pollen foraging

Anthony D. Vaudo, Harland Martin Patch, David Mortensen, Christina M. Grozinger, John Frazier Tooker, 2014, Arthropod-Plant Interactions on p. 273-283

Plasmodium vivax populations revisited

Miao Miao, Zhaoqing Yang, Harland Martin Patch, Yaming Huang, Ananias A. Escalante, Liwang Cui, 2012, BMC Evolutionary Biology

High-Impact Papers

Macronutrient ratios in pollen shape bumble bee (Bombus impatiens) foraging strategies and floral preferences

Anthony D. Vaudo, Harland Martin Patch, David Mortensen, John Frazier Tooker, Christina M. Grozinger, 2016, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. E4035-E4042

Evaluation of the distribution and impacts of parasites, pathogens, and pesticides on honey bee (apis mellifera) populations in east Africa

Elliud Muli, Harland Martin Patch, Maryann Frazier, James Frazier, Baldwyn Torto, Tracey Baumgarten, Joseph Kilonzo, James Ng ang a. Kimani, Fiona Mumoki, Daniel Masiga, James Homer Tumlinson, III, Christina M. Grozinger, 2014, PloS one

A candidate pheromone receptor and two odorant receptors of the hawkmoth Manduca sexta

Harland Martin Patch, Rodrigo A. Velarde, Kimberly K.O. Walden, Hugh M. Robertson, 2009, Chemical Senses on p. 305-316

The transcription factor Krüppel homolog 1 is linked to hormone mediated social organization in bees

Hagai Shpigler, Harland Martin Patch, Mira Cohen, Yongliang Fan, Christina M. Grozinger, Guy Bloch, 2010, BMC Evolutionary Biology

Plasmodium vivax populations revisited

Miao Miao, Zhaoqing Yang, Harland Martin Patch, Yaming Huang, Ananias A. Escalante, Liwang Cui, 2012, BMC Evolutionary Biology

Bumble bees regulate their intake of essential protein and lipid pollen macronutrients

A. D. Vaudo, D. Stabler, Harland Martin Patch, John Frazier Tooker, Christina M. Grozinger, G. A. Wright, 2016, Journal of Experimental Biology on p. 3962-3970

Bumble bees exhibit daily behavioral patterns in pollen foraging

Anthony D. Vaudo, Harland Martin Patch, David Mortensen, Christina M. Grozinger, John Frazier Tooker, 2014, Arthropod-Plant Interactions on p. 273-283

Genome-wide analysis of signatures of selection in populations of African honey bees (Apis mellifera) using new web-based tools

Zachary L. Fuller, Elina L. Niño, Harland Martin Patch, Oscar C. Bedoya-Reina, Tracey Baumgarten, Elliud Muli, Fiona Mumoki, Aakrosh Ratan, John McGraw, Maryann Frazier, Daniel Masiga, Stephen Schuster, Christina M. Grozinger, Webb Miller, 2015, BMC Genomics

Neurophysiological mechanisms underlying sex- and maturation-related variation in pheromone responses in honey bees (Apis mellifera)

Gabriel Villar, Thomas Charles Baker, Harland Martin Patch, Christina M. Grozinger, 2015, Journal of Comparative Physiology A: Neuroethology, Sensory, Neural, and Behavioral Physiology on p. 731-739

Investigating the viral ecology of global bee communities with high-throughput metagenomics

David A. Galbraith, Zachary L. Fuller, Allyson M. Ray, Axel Brockmann, Maryann Frazier, Mary W. Gikungu, J. Francisco Iturralde Martinez, Karen M. Kapheim, Jeffrey T. Kerby, Sarah D. Kocher, Oleksiy Losyev, Elliud Muli, Harland Martin Patch, Cristina Rosa, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Scott Stanley, Anthony D. Vaudo, Christina M. Grozinger, 2018, Scientific reports