Three pseudoscorpions identified as Neobisium validum were found in a honeybee hive in Bursa Province of Turkey. They were collected from the bottom of the hive but no relationship between the pseudoscorpions and bees was observed. This case is a first report of pseudoscorpions in a honeybee hive from Turkey.
Pseudoscorpions, honeybee, hive, Turkey
GİRİŞGİN, AHMET ONUR; GİRİŞGİN, OYA; and HARVEY, MARK
"The first record of pseudoscorpions in honeybee hives in Turkey,"
Turkish Journal of Veterinary & Animal Sciences: Vol. 37:
5, Article 21.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/veterinary/vol37/iss5/21