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EENY-473: Varroa Mite, Varroa destructor Anderson and Trueman (Arachnida: Acari:Varroidae)

Figure 6. A female varroa mite, Varroa destructor Anderson & Trueman, feeds on the hemolymph of a worker bee. The mite is the oval, orange spot on the bee's abdomen. Photograph by: James Castner, University of Florida.