Posts Tagged: varroa mites
Varroa mites, those pesky little parasites that suck the blood out of honey bees and spread...
The lifespan of this mite-infested drone will be short. The brownish-orange "bumps" are varroa mites. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Close-up of varroa mite on drone pupa. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
To a beekeeper, it's a four-letter word. Mite. Specifically, the varroa mite, also known as...
Mite on Pupa
Those dratted mites. UC Davis entomologist Robbin Thorp, emeritus professor and a native bee...
Mite on Drone
Mites on Hive Floor