This category is for sites concerned with the health of bees.
American Foulbrood Disease
Detailed information on this infectious, highly contagious disease affecting propupae caused by the multiplication of the sporulating bacterium, Paenibacillus larvae. [PDF]
Does Pathogen Spillover from Commercially Reared Bumble Bees Threaten Wild Pollinators?
Open access research article by Michael C. Otterstatter and James D. Thomson.
European Foulbrood: A Bacterial Disease Affecting Honey Bee Brood
Detailed information on this bacterial disease that effects honey bee larvae before the capped stage.
USDA: Diagnosis of Honey Bee Diseases
Comprehensive information on the various pests and diseases that can affect the colony. [PDF]
Wikipedia: Diseases of the Honey Bee
Encyclopedia article on the pests and parasites, bacterial, fungal and viral diseases that affect bees.
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