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Honey bee  Apis dorsata,Fall,Geotagged,Giant honey bee,Malaysia Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

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  1. Awesome shot! Posted 6 months ago

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''Apis dorsata'', the giant honey bee, is a honey bee of South and Southeast Asia, mainly in forested areas such as the Terai of Nepal and sometime even in Malaysia and Singapore. The subspecies with the largest individuals is the Himalayan cliff honey bee — ''A. d. laboriosa'' — but typical ''A. dorsata'' workers from other subspecies are around 17–20 mm long.

Species identified by _ChunXingWong_
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Uploaded Nov 9, 2019. Captured Sep 26, 2012 08:55 in Unnamed Road, Lahad Datu, Sabah, Malaysia.
  • NIKON D90
  • f/29.0
  • 13421772/2
  • ISO400
  • 90mm