Reproduction of Varroa jacobsoni in colonies of Apis cerana indica under natural and experimental conditions

@inproceedings{Tewarson2007ReproductionOV,
  title={Reproduction of Varroa jacobsoni in colonies of Apis cerana indica under natural and experimental conditions},
  author={NC Tewarson and Anna S. Engels},
  year={2007}
}
cerana colonies was checked monthly. Natural reproduction of the mite was found to be restricted to drone brood and to springtime. The potential reproduction in worker brood was investigated by artificially induced infection. Since the bees recognized and eliminated any mites originating from other hives, the grafting was performed within the same colony. Even then, 75% of the transferred mites were removed by the bees. Of the remaining Varroa females, about 90% were found to be infertile. The… CONTINUE READING

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 51 references

Reprodukion der Varroa-Milbe bei unterschiedlicher Protein-Versorgung der Bienenvölker

  • R Blum
  • Apidologie
  • 1989
Highly Influential
12 Excerpts

Differential reproduction of the mite, Varroa jacobsoni (Mesostigmata: Varroidae) on Africanized and European honeybees

  • S Camazine
  • Ann Entomol Soc Am
  • 1986
Highly Influential
6 Excerpts

Reduced fertility of Varroa jacobsoni on worker brood

  • D Sulimanovic, F Ruttner, M Spitzer, H Pechhacker
  • Int Varroa Workshop,
  • 1986
Highly Influential
12 Excerpts

Response of Apis mellifera L colonies infested with Varroa jacobsoni Oud

  • O Boecking, W Drescher
  • Apidologie
  • 1991
1 Excerpt

The effects of climate and bee race on Varroa jacobsoni Oud infestations

  • LS Gonçalves, D de Jong, MZ Bichuette
  • in Brazil. Apidologie
  • 1991

The effects of climate and bee race on Varroa jacobsoni Oud infestations in Brazil

  • Moritz RFA
  • Apidologie
  • 1991

1990a) Der Einfluß larvaler Bie

  • P Rosenkranz
  • 1990
3 Excerpts

A Book on the Japanese Honeybee

  • I Okada
  • 1990
2 Excerpts

Möglichkeiten zur Selektion auf erhöhte Varroa - Toleranz mitteleu - ropäischer Bienenherkünfte

  • R Büchler
  • Apidologie
  • 1990
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…