A new threat to bees? Entomopathogenic nematodes used in biological pest control cause rapid mortality in Bombus terrestris [PeerJ]

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Background

Materials and Methods

Results

Mortality of Bombus terrestris exposed to entomopathogenic nematodes

Nematode proliferation in infected bee carcasses

Discussion

Supplemental Information

Dataset from the study

The file contains the raw data for bee mortality during exposure to entomopathogenic nematodes, as required by the journal.

DOI: 10.7717/peerj.1413/supp-1

Additional Information and Declarations

Competing Interests

The authors declare there are no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Alexandrea Dutka performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Alison McNulty performed the experiments, analyzed the data, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Sally M. Williamson conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Funding

The authors received no funding for this work.

Source: A new threat to bees? Entomopathogenic nematodes used in biological pest control cause rapid mortality in Bombus terrestris [PeerJ]

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