Posts Tagged: drone
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)
Drones--remotely piloted aircraft used in reconnaissance and target attacks--are in the news, but...
Drone and worker bee
Big Eyes, Bulky Body
It's not a pretty sight--the Varroa mite attacking a honey bee. Beekeepers are accustomed to...