MACNBR   00242
MUSEO ARGENTINO DE CIENCIAS NATURALES "BERNARDINO RIVADAVIA"
Unidad Ejecutora - UE
artículos
Título:
Predation of Soil-Nesting Centris muralis (Insecta: Apidae) by Armadillos (Zaedyus pichiy) (Mammalia: Cingulata) in La Rioja Province, Northwestern Argentina
Autor/es:
SARZETTI, L. C.; GENISE, J. F.
Revista:
JOURNAL OF THE KANSAS ENTOMOLOGICAL SOCIETY
Editorial:
KANSAS ENTOMOLOGICAL SOC
Referencias:
Lugar: Kansas; Año: 2011 vol. 84 p. 179 - 179
ISSN:
0022-8567
Resumen:
This paper documents the predation of Centris muralis by Zaedyus pichiy. It presents the first detailed observations of the predation of solitary bee nests by a mammal in soils and reports the alternative use of soil mounds as a nesting site by Centris muralis.