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- Rocha-Filho, L. C.; Garófalo, C. A.
- Annals of the Entomological Society of America 2016 v.109 no.2 pp. 183-197
- multivoltine habit, etc ; Apidae; Bombyliidae; Coffea arabica; Meloidae; anthrax; bamboos; bees; canes; cardboard; cold; crops; diapause; dry season; females; flowering; forests; habitat fragmentation; habitats; indigenous species; introduced plants; natural enemies; natural history; nesting; phenology; pollen; pollen analysis; pollinators; prepupae; trees; wet season; Brazil; Show all 32 Subjects
- ... Exotic plants can alter habitat composition and reduce the diversity of pollinators by competing with native species for resources. In a forest fragment surrounded by coffee crops, Coffea arabica L. (Rubiaceae), in southeastern Brazil, the life history of the oil-collecting bee Tetrapedia diversipes Klug (Apidae) was studied. Besides providing data on the phenology, nesting biology, and natural en ...