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Honey bee species around the world

In addition to the western honey bee, Apis mellifera, there are 6 other Apis species in the world today. These belong to three groups or subgenera. Subgenus Micrapis Apis andreniformis Apis florea Subgenus Megapis Apis dorsata Subgenus Apis Apis cerana Apis koschevnikovi Apis mellifera Apis nigrocincta You will sometimes see three others listed. Apis breviligula […] Read more