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What does SHB stand for?

SHB stands for Small Hive Beetle (insect)

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Fifteen days after application, the infected-host treatments caused up to 78-percent control of small hive beetle in the lab, 91-percent control of root weevil in the lab, and 75-percent control of root weevil in the greenhouse.
Small Hive Beetles (SHB) A relatively newly introduced pest from South Africa, these are like wax moths on steroids.
Fortunately, that is rectified in the Introduction that provides an excellent historical background on how challenges to honey bee health have shifted over the years, especially in the face of introduction of various exotic organisms in the last few decades, including the Varroa bee mite, Varroa destructor; a variant of a common fungus Nosema ceranae; and most recently, arrival from Africa of the small hive beetle, Aethina tumida.