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Photo#96521
Honey bee - Apis mellifera

Honey bee - Apis mellifera
Lake Corpus Christi, San Patricio County, Texas, USA
February 12, 2007
Honey bee - any indications of what kind?

Moved
Moved from Apis.

A guess...
With all that orange/gold on the abdomen it's reasonable to guess at a good amount of Italian Honeybee (Apis mellifera ligustica) in its ancestry, but it may be an Africanized Honeybee with Apis mellifera scutellata in its ancestry- or both.

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