Killer Bees – Appearance, Common Traits & Behavior

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African Killer Bees – A Complete Guide Killer bees have quite an interesting past. In 1956, a colony of African honeybees was imported to Brazil. Brazilian beekeepers wanted to increase honey production and decided they would cross-breed the African honeybees with the local bees. This proved to be a mistake, as 26 African honeybee queens …

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Honey Bees – Appearance, Common Traits & Behavior

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Honey Bees – A Complete Guide When someone says “bee,” I’m willing to bet the western honeybee instantly pops into mind. They’ve become the face of bees—almost as though they’re the standard for all Hymenoptera. Stinger? Check. Black and yellow? Check. Honey? Check… The western honeybee is, however, quite unique. They might be seen as …

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