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- Wantuch, Marta, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Experimental & applied acarology 2012 v.56 no.3 pp. 271-282
- Bombus terrestris; Hypoaspis; Parasitidae; Tyrophagus putrescentiae; business enterprises; greenhouses; honey bee colonies; mites; nests; parasitism; pollen; social insects; species diversity; transportation; Poland
- ... Nests of social insects are usually inhabited by various mite species that feed on pollen, other micro-arthropods or are parasitic. Well-known negative effects of worldwide economic importance are caused by mites parasitizing honeybee colonies. Lately, attention has focused on the endoparasitic mite Locustacarus buchneri that has been found in commercial bumblebees. However, little is known of oth ...
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