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Workers in the early spring
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Dozey bees coming out of their winter cluster in Feb. 2017
honey bee larva, spiracles, high resolution - Alison McAfee
A honey bee larva just a few hours old. Notice the spiracles (breathing holes) along the lateral line. Top: posterior; Bottom left: anterior.
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Newly hatched bee larva. Lateral view.
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Varroa destructor larva developing inside the egg
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A female Varroa destructor deutonymph, ventral view
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A curiously black and white deutonymph. Shot head-on.
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Beautifully patterned black and white female Varroa deutonymph.
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Bees working to cap their honey.
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A worker honey bee caught in the act of doing hygienic behaviour.

 

 

 

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