Observation on a klepto-parasitic species at Posof (NE Turkey) (Diptera, Milichiidae; Hymenoptera, Apidae; Aranea, Thomisidae)

Publication Type:Journal Article
Year of Publication:2010
Authors:M. Kemal, Kocak A. Omer
Journal:CESA News
Date Published:2010/12/23
Type of Article:Article
Accession Number:ZOOREC:ZOOR14703023744
Keywords:Apis mellifera, Desmometopa, kleptoparasitism, Milichiidae, spiders, Turkey

This short note deals with the occurrence of Misumena vatia (Thomisidae), Apis mellifera (Apidae, Hymenoptera), and a milichiid fly (Diptera) around Posof at 1725m (Ardahan Prov., NE Turkey), near to the state boundry of Georgia. Milichiidae of Turkey and behaviour of klepto-parasitic groups are reviewed.

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