330 and several families of bees. Another large and worldwide group are the HALICTOPHAGI-

DAE (112 species), which are parasitoids of Auchenorrhyncha, Heteroptera, Orthoptera, Blattodea, and Diptera. CORIOXENIDAE (36 species) and ELENCHIDAE (24 species) are also widespread, being parasitoids of Heteroptera and homopterans, respectively. The 99 species of MYRMECOLACIDAE are predominantly tropical in distribution. Larval females are parasitoids of ensiferan Orthoptera and Mantidae; larval males occur in ants. The two species that comprise the family CALLIPHARIXENIDAE, from Southeast Asia, are known only as females and first-instar larvae. Their hosts are Scutelleridae (Heteroptera). BOHARTILLIDAE (one living species from a scolioid wasp in Honduras and one fossil species in Dominican amber) are known only as males.

Beekeeping for Beginners

Beekeeping for Beginners

The information in this book is useful to anyone wanting to start beekeeping as a hobby or a business. It was written for beginners. Those who have never looked into beekeeping, may not understand the meaning of the terminology used by people in the industry. We have tried to overcome the problem by giving explanations. We want you to be able to use this book as a guide in to beekeeping.

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