Apis mellifera

European honey bee at Cleveland, QLD

Apis mellifera at Cleveland, QLD - 14 Mar 2024
Apis mellifera at Cleveland, QLD - 14 Mar 2024
Apis mellifera at Cleveland, QLD - 14 Mar 2024
Apis mellifera at Cleveland, QLD - 14 Mar 2024
Apis mellifera at Cleveland, QLD - 14 Mar 2024
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Identification history

Apis mellifera 15 Mar 2024 Katr00
Apis mellifera 15 Mar 2024 CarbonAI
Unidentified 15 Mar 2024 TimL

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One of two such hairy bees which were distinctly different to the European Honeybees that were also present. Possibly some form of Spring Bee?

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Sighting information

  • 2 Abundance
  • 14 Mar 2024 12:17 PM Recorded on
  • TimL Recorded by

Additional information

  • 12mm to 25mm Animal size
  • Female Gender
  • Alive / healthy Animal health
  • Collecting pollen Insect behaviour on flower
  • True Pollinator Insect on Flower

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