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honey bee on Crocus pallasii  Apis mellifera,Western honey bee Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

honey bee on Crocus pallasii

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The western honey bee or European honey bee is the most common of the 7–12 species of honey bee worldwide. The genus name ''Apis'' is Latin for "bee", and ''mellifera'' is the Latin for "honey-bearing", referring to the species' production of honey.

Species identified by Yael Orgad
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By Yael Orgad

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Uploaded Nov 20, 2020. Captured Nov 18, 2020 13:11.
  • E-M1
  • f/6.3
  • 1/400s
  • ISO200
  • 29mm