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P. E. Hallett (2011) Farmed Solitary Bees & Wasps, Data Set (generations 1997-2008) >
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Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1807/31084


Title: LAU stand, block 358, 8.0 mm cavities. Detail of moulted dermestid skins in cavity 5.
Authors: Hallett, Peter
Keywords: LAU
358
8
Osmia
lignaria
Isodontia
mexicana
dermestids
cleaning
war
losses
Issue Date: 16-Sep-2006
Abstract: 1) Dermestids are uncommon in this Data Set, plausibly because dead material was never allowed to accumulate. 2) Nearly all species show unexplained losses, sometimes substantial, at the egg or small larva stage, but mites as an 'obvious culprit' are only conspicuously present in nearly all O. lignaria nests, some leaf-roller and some Trypoxylon lactitarse nests. (Of course it just might take only one mite or Melittobia to kill an egg.)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1807/31084
Appears in Collections:06B.08 Monastery 2006

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