Story: Wasps and bees

Swarm of honeybees

Swarm of honeybees

The honeybees on this fencepost have swarmed – they have left their hive and are seeking a new site to set up a colony.

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John Early, 'Wasps and bees - Introduced bees', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 17 April 2024)

Story by John Early, published 24 Sep 2007