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Unknown Bee - Apis mellifera

Unknown Bee - Apis mellifera
Orient, Suffolk County, New York, USA
August 27, 2017
Size: around 1/2"

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Apis mellifera
Is this a feral honeybee, hybrid or do beekeepers use them? I'm seeing a lot of them this year while the regular honeybees like the one in the double photo are in far lower frequency past number of years.

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