Bee - Honey
Taken at Strathclyde Park on 5th August 2022 using Panasonic Lumix TZ70 in macro mode.
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Taken at Baron's Haugh on 24th June 2022 using Panasonic Lumix TZ70 in macro mode. Fact File
Taken at Kilspindie Golf course near Aberlady on 2nd September 2018 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode. Fact File

Taken at Ardmore Point  on 9th May 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode Fact File
Bee - Honey .
Species :
Order:
Family:
Local names:
Apis mellifera
Hymenoptera.
Apidae.
Site Of Nest:
Food:
Description:




         Queen:
         Worker:
         Drones:
Feature:
Cavities. Old Trees.
Pollen/Nectar
All three castes are broadly similar in appearance; the body is covered in short hairs, and is divided into a head, a thorax and anabdomen, the head features two large eyes and a pair of antennae. The thorax bears two pairs
of wings above, and three pairs of legs below and there is a slender 'waist' between the thorax and abdomen. 
18 - 20 mm long.
9 - 18 mm long.
9 - 18 mm long.
Amazing life cycle. See Wikipedia