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Honey Bee

Apis nekkufera Linnaeus

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What are Honey Bees?

Honeybees are social insects found all over the world. They are beneficial insects because of their role in pollination. Honeybees pollinate more than 100 crops in the U.S.

Pest Stats

  • Color: Predominantly golden-yellow with brown bands
  • Legs: 6
  • Shape: Oval; bee shape
  • Size: 1/2
  • Antennae: Yes

Honeybees are active pollinators and produce honey which feeds their young in colder months. The honeybee is the only social insect whose colony can survive many years.

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Habitat

Honeybees produce honey from pollen and nectar of the plants they pollinate. They store the honey in honeycombs in their nests. They often build their nests in tree crevices but will occasionally build nests in attics or chimneys.

Threats

Honeybees do sting, but they only sting once. The sting can be extremely painful if the stinger is not immediately removed from the sting. Persons allergic to insect stings will have a more severe reaction.

Honeybee Prevention

Honeybees do sting, but they only sting once. The sting can be extremely painful if the stinger is not immediately removed from the sting. Persons allergic to insect stings will have a more severe reaction.

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