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Image Number K11145-17

Scientists in the ARS Beneficial Insects Research Unit at Weslaco, Texas, have found that a strain of the fungus Metarhizium anisopliae is deadly to Varroa mites, such as this one on an adult worker honey bee's thorax.

Photo by Stephen Ausmus.



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Last Modified: 5/23/2006
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