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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

epitree

Date

October 25, 2014

Description

Thievery

Photos / Sounds

What

Abeja europea Apis mellifera

Observer

poncho

Date

June 19, 2007

Photos / Sounds

15620314322_fe059ac4a8_s

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

mfpaul

Date

August 28, 2014

Description

Honey bee (Apis mellifera) enjoying the blooming karo (Pittosporum crassifolium)

Photos / Sounds

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

naturenut

Date

October 24, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

October 24, 2014 09:49 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

patsimpson2000

Date

October 24, 2014 09:48 AM PDT

Description

I think this is a "winter" honey bee. See note "Profile of an Old Bee" at end of page: http://nathistoc.bio.uci.edu/hymenopt/Honey%20Bee.htm

Photos / Sounds

What

Western honeybee Apis mellifera

Observer

oz4caster

Date

October 18, 2014 10:52 AM CDT

Description

On a Texas snakeweed bloom.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

dpom

Date

October 23, 2014 04:21 PM PDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

dgoetz

Date

October 20, 2014 02:00 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

sambiology

Date

October 22, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

carlaag

Date

October 5, 2014 04:03 PM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

isa

Date

October 21, 2014 10:53 AM PDT

Description

Insects and invertebrates

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Description from Wikipedia

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...

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