Honey Bees, Bumble Bees, and Allies

Apidae

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Apidae is a large family of bees, comprising the common honey bees, stingless bees (also used for honey production), carpenter bees, orchid bees, cuckoo bees, bumblebees, and various other less well-known tribes and groups. Many are valuable pollinators in natural habitats and for agricultural crops.

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  1. (c) Michael Rosenberg, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), http://www.flickr.com/photos/27918932@N07/3702327422
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apidae

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