Image of the Day: Bee Trouble

A parasitic mite (Varroa jacobsoni) appears poised to switch hosts and begin preying on a common pollinator, the European honey bee (Apis mellifera).

The Scientist Staff
Nov 17, 2016


(See G. K. Andino et al., "Differential gene expression in Varroa jacobsoni mites following a host shift to European honey bees (Apis mellifera)," BMC Genomics, doi:10.1186/s12864-016-3130-3, 2016.)

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