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Author Topic: Drone layer... and queen cell?  (Read 6379 times)
Jerrymac
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« Reply #20 on: May 14, 2005, 10:48:47 PM »

So the larvae were not all chewed up? I heard if they are getting at the mites they chew about half the larvae out and go on to the next then clean up later. I could be wrong.
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« Reply #21 on: May 15, 2005, 09:06:46 AM »

I picked up one whole drone, and two headless. Smiley
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« Reply #22 on: May 15, 2005, 06:07:10 PM »

>So the larvae were not all chewed up? I heard if they are getting at the mites they chew about half the larvae out and go on to the next then clean up later. I could be wrong.

Sometimes the lavae come out whole and sometimes they remove them in pieces.
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« Reply #23 on: May 15, 2005, 06:18:27 PM »

See I was right. When I said I could be wrong.
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