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African bee

Apis mellifera scutellata


The African honey bee (Apis mellifera scutellata) is a subspecies of the Western honey bee. It is native to central and southern Africa, though at the southern extreme it is replaced by the Cape honey bee, Apis mellifera capensis.

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alicelongmartin 9 years ago

A lot of color in this picture!

alicelongmartin 9 years ago

Good picture, good information. Thanks

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Roodepoort, Gauteng, South Africa

Spotted on Mar 22, 2011
Submitted on Mar 22, 2011

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