Development

The eggs (diameter 0.7-1.3 mm) are deposited into crevices of rocks or bark, and this stage lasts 60 to 380 days. Developmental stage I (first free-living larva) has a distinct prognathy, a strong forward projection of parts of the maxillae (laciniae), which aids in emergence from the egg, and rod-like setae on the head and the terga. These features disappear after the first molt. From developmental stage III onward, a scale cover is present in all terga and on abdominal coxites and caudal appendages. The molts continue during adult life.

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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