Western honey bees (Apis mellifera)

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    Western honey bees have taken over the top one third of a fence post on Turri Road. The three side facing the sun are approximately one inch thick and seem to be right at home. Can be seen in Wikipedia Commons commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image:Kevincole_-_Western_hone...

    Heather K. Powers::HKpowerStudio, and 2 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. hyewalt34 83 months ago | reply

      Ok, you started out with one bee and photoshopped the rest in, right???

    2. flythebirdpath~}~}~} 83 months ago | reply

      Interesting pattern, especially in larger view. I see you kept your distance at full 500 zoom!

    3. ComputerHotline 83 months ago | reply

      Thanks for licensing this image as CC "by" !
      Your photo is uploaded here :
      commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Image:kevincole - Western honey bees (Apis mellifera) (by).jpg
      under the terms of the Creative Commons "by" license.

      Found in a search. (?)

    4. jkirkhart35 83 months ago | reply

      This gives some hope as I went to a workshop, and they said that the African Bees were about to take over. Very interesting photo. Glad you used your 500 mm.

    5. Margaret Edge the bee girl 46 months ago | reply

      Brilliant close up. Was it a swarm or a frame?

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