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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

mijo

Date

April 7, 2014 01:32 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

jelder

Date

April 17, 2014

Description

So excited that the frost on Monday night/Tuesday morning didn't take an effect on the foraging of the honeybees!

Photos / Sounds

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What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

finatic

Date

April 7, 2014 12:20 PM PDT

Description

Pima County, Arizona, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

naturenut

Date

April 16, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

jeckberg

Date

November 16, 2010

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

tikaani

Date

April 15, 2014

Place

Seattle (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

marisa

Date

April 13, 2014

Place

crab cove (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Honeybee Apis mellifera

Observer

sea-kangaroo

Date

April 14, 2014

Description

Drinking from a puddle.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

finatic

Date

April 12, 2014 10:49 AM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) Apis mellifera

Observer

bio-dude77

Date

April 6, 2014

Description

The honey bee is yellow with black stripes.

Photos / Sounds

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What

Honey Bee Apis mellifera

Observer

johnratzlaff

Date

April 13, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Honey bee Apis mellifera

Date

April 12, 2014 11:46 AM PDT

Description

Removing pollen from a flower

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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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