Ladybugs indulge in cannibalism. Both adults and larvae will resort to eating conspecifics and sometimes other species, particularly when other food is scarce. The most vulnerable individuals are those that either are immobile (eggs, ecdyzing larvae, prepupae, pupae) or have a soft exoskeleton (recently ecdyzed larvae, newly formed pupae, newly emerged adults). Aphidophagous species tend to be more prone to cannibalism than those with other diets, largely because of the ephemeral nature of their prey and because they are more prone to large fluctuations in population density.

Bee Keeping

Bee Keeping

Make money with honey How to be a Beekeeper. Beekeeping can be a fascinating hobby or you can turn it into a lucrative business. The choice is yours. You need to know some basics to help you get started. The equipment needed to be a beekeeper. Where can you find the equipment you need? The best location for the hives. You can't just put bees in any spot. What needs to be considered when picking the location for your bees?

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