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3466RE: training sweat bees to salt licks

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  • Cane, Jim
    Jul 21, 2014
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      Folks- Ed Barrows experimentally demonstrated one halictid’s licking of salt-soaked filter papers in the field.


      Aggregation Behavior and Response to Sodium Chloride in Females of a Solitary Bee, Augochlora pura (Hymenoptera: Halictidae)

      Edward M. Barrows

      The Florida Entomologist
      Vol. 57, No. 2 (Jun., 1974) , pp. 189-193

      Published by: Florida Entomological Society

      Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/3493482






      James H. Cane

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