All Things Honey Bee
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•Workers - Reproductively underdeveloped females that do all the work of the colony. A colony may have 2,000 to 60,000 workers.
•Queen - A fully fertile female specialized for producing eggs. When a queen dies or is lost, workers select a few young worker larvae and feed them a special food called "royal jelly." These special larvae devel...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 2, 2010 at 12:19 AM||comments (0)|
•Italian Bees, Apis mellifera ligustica
•Carniolan Bees, Apis mellifera carnica
•Caucasian Bees, Apis mellifera caucasica
•German Black Bees, Apis mellifera mellifera
•Africanized Honey Bees, Apis mellifera scutellata
|Posted on October 1, 2010 at 11:19 PM||comments (1)|
How long does it take the queen to pupate?