Section 15
Chapter 14,757

The mite Tropilaelaps clareae in Apis dorsata colonies in the Philippines

Laigo, F.M.; Morse, R.A.

Bee Wld 3: 116-118


DOI: 10.1080/0005772x.1968.11097211
Accession: 014756292

In the Philippines, seven out of eight colonies of Apis dorsata F. searched for Tropilaelaps clareae Delfinado & Baker contained this mite on the brood comb; the swarming of the eighth colony several weeks earlier, which caused a break in the brood cycle, had probably prevented infestation.

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