Kōrero: Wasps and bees

Wild honeybees inside a hive (2 o 3)

Wild honeybees inside a hive

Wild honeybees are the same species (Apis mellifera) as domestic ones, but have built hives in the wild. This group of worker bees is tending the honeycomb.

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Reference: In0608Mrt.tif
Photograph by John Marris, Lincoln University

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

John Early, 'Wasps and bees - Introduced bees', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/11160/wild-honeybees-inside-a-hive (accessed 1 July 2022)

He kōrero nā John Early, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007