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Klimov, P.B., B. OConnor, R. Ochoa, G.R. Bauchan, J. Scher. 2016. Bee Mite ID: Bee-Associated Mite Genera of the World. USDA APHIS Identification Technology Program (ITP), Fort Collins, CO. [date of access] <http://idtools.org/id/mites/beemites>
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