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    • Observation of Varroa destructor behavior in capped worker brood of Africanized honey bees 

      Calderón, Rafael A.; Chaves, Guiselle; Sánchez, Luis A.; Calderón Fallas, Rafael Rolando (Springer Science + Business Media B.V., 2012-06-12)
      The behavioral activity of Varroa destructor was observed using transparent cells. Mite oviposition started at 45.0 ± 25.0 h post capping, followed by the next eggs laid at regular 27.3 ± 2.0 h intervals. On the prepupa, ...