Beetle’s Best Friend: Trained dogs most efficient in monitoring hermit beetle larvae

  • Pensoft Editorial Team
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  • August 28, 2017
  • Hermit beetles (Osmoderma eremita) are considered at risk, but in order to be effectively protected, they first need to be identified and consistently monitored. However, this turns out to be a tough task, given that the species is only present for a short time as an adult while it is also extremely elusive. On the […]