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

PURDUE UNIVERSITY, TOM CAMPBELL

(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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