Numerous individuals observed throughout location on the wife variety of plants. This one was observed under the following conditions, but they were around all day: 86F, post-rain, overcast, humid.
Observation and photo by @alyssajrose via Instagram #natureinLA
Observation and photo taken by @marcomermaid via instagram #natureinla
Observation and photo taken by @mrcaparks via instagram #natureinla
Honey bees (or honeybees) are a subset of bees in the genus Apis, primarily distinguished by the production and storage of honey and the construction of perennial, colonial nests out of wax. Honey bees are the only extant members of the tribe Apini, all in the genus Apis. Currently, there are only seven recognised species of honey bee with a total of 44 subspecies, though historically, anywhere from six to eleven species have been recognised. Honey...