Kōrero: 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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Photograph by Peter E. Smith

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John Early, 'Wasps and bees - Introduced bees', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/11162/swarm-of-honeybees (accessed 21 August 2019)

Story by John Early, published 24 Sep 2007