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Bee (Hymenoptera, Apiformes)Apis mellifera

European honey bee at Weetangera, ACT

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Apis mellifera at Weetangera, ACT - 29 Oct 2017
Apis mellifera at Weetangera, ACT - 29 Oct 2017

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Author's notes

Attending fete at Weetangera Primary School when this swarm flew in and landed on a nearby Eucalypt. With children around, an apiarist was called to come and collect them.

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Exotic
  • Noxious or High Risk Weed or Pest

Sighting information

  • 1,001 - 10,000 Abundance
  • 29 Oct 2017 Recorded on
  • Alison Milton Recorded by

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