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Africanized Bees: What you need to know to protect yourself and your bees. Authors: Philip Moore, Michael Wilson, John SkinnerDepartment of Entomology...

Honey bees Africanized/African honey bees are knows as killer bees. Read and learn more about Africanized Honey Bee Identification And its Amazing History.

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Africanized bee Apis mellifera scutellata.jpg Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Insecta Order: Hymenoptera Suborder: Apocrita Subfamily: Apinae Tribe: Apini Genus: Apis Species: Apis mellifera Subspecies HYBRID (see text) Africanized honey bees (also spelled Africanised honey bees), known colloquially as "killer bees", are a hybrid of the Western honey bee species, (Apis mellifera), produced originally by cross-breeding of the African honey bee (A. m…

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"Beekeepers have a saying: Enough good food in the right place at the right time and your bees will be healthy, wealthy and wise. Basically, the food system in this country for honeybees is broken, and it needs fixing"

Apis mellifica scutellata (African Honey Bee) on a Dichrost…