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Apidologie
Volume 37, Number 3, May-June 2006
Page(s) 408 - 409
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/apido:2006005
Published online 23 February 2006
Apidologie 37 (2006) 408-409
DOI: 10.1051/apido:2006005

A scientific note on Bombus inexspectatus (Tkalcù, 1963): evidence for a social parasitic mode of life

Andreas Müller

Institute of Plant Sciences, Applied Entomology, ETH Zürich, Schmelzbergstrasse 9 / LFO, 8092 Zürich, Switzerland

(Received 18 August 2005 - Accepted 10 November 2005 - published online 23 February 2006)

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Key words: bumblebee / social parasitism / Bombus inexspectatus / Bombus ruderarius

Corresponding author: Andreas Müller andreas.mueller@ipw.agrl.ethz.ch

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