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Phorid Fly

A honey bee sits on a cucumber plant's flower. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

SFSU Researchers: Parasite Fly Turns Bees Into ‘Zombies’

Researchers at San Francisco State University said they have found another explanation for the honey bee die-off: A parasitic fly that hijacks their bodies and causes them to abandon hives.

01/04/2012

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