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A preliminary investigation on the overwintering of small mites (tropilaelaps clareae)

  • Wang J Wei-Hua Zhang Min Hong Shao-Ting Yang Zhe-Hong Wu
  • Published in Journal of the Fujian Agricultural College, 13 (4)
  • 30/11/1983
  • Paper
  • Chinese
  • Journal of the Fujian Agricultural College 13 4 299 - 303


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Observations on T. clareae? indicated that these mites can parasitize adult honeybees as well as larvae and pupae but very few overwinter as adults. ? T clareae? overwinters mainly in sealed brood cells.

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