John Kerr posted in ants • argentine ants • bees • biocontrol • colony collapse • Conservation • insects • invasive species • viruses on September 9th, 2015.
Invasive Argentine ants carry a virus linked to colony collapse in bees as well another insect virus new to science, according to a first-of-its-kind New Zealand study. The new research, published today in Biology Letters, hunted for evidence of insect viruses in Argentine ant populations from New Zealand, Australia and Argentina. One of the key […]
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