I have two Langstroth hives in Maryland. I built two quilt boxes to help with humidity this winter, but I was concerned about how to prevent small hive beetles from hiding in the quilt box in the winter (or in the summer, should I use it then, versus a screened inner cover as ventilation). I...
DETERMINING LOW LEVELS OF AFRICANIZATION
IN UNMANAGED HONEY BEE COLONIES
USING THREE DIAGNOSTIC TECHNIQUES
A thesis submitted to the Faculty of the University of Delaware in partial
fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Entomology
184.108.40.206. Wing venation pattern analysis
Particular discrepancies exist in the measurement and analysis of wing venation, whose pattern variation is of specific interest in insect taxonomy in general. Due to their key role and the current interest, they are discussed here in greater depth. At...