As a child I was picking up a fallen word here and there, and from these spent beautiful bees falling arround me, apis mellifera
in the autumns of their days, the words falling on the pews on the floor and on the shoulders of the men and women around me, I built a story about the Mass, about sweet stinging Christ, about the God I heard and smelled, but could never see.
Diseases, pests, and normal microflora of honeybees, Apis mellifera
, from feral colonies.
Fletcher DJC The African Bee, Apis mellifera
adansonii in Africa Annual Review of Entomology 1978; 23 : 151-171.
The main insects observed on the cowpea flowers from the self-established (Experimental) farm during the major rainy season in 2006 were beetles and bees such as Apis mellifera
adansoni (Hymenoptera: Apidae), Ceratina sp (Hymenoptera: Apidae; Xylocopinae), Megachile sp (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae; Megachilinae), Xylocopa calens (Hymenoptera: Apidae; Xylocopinae), Xylocopa imitator (Hymenoptera: Apidae; Xylocopinae), Brausepis sp.
Entretanto, a concentracao de acucares no nectar da area coberta nao foi significativamente diferente da area semicoberta, na qual nao existia a presenca de abelhas Apis mellifera
The company's latest efforts focus on the honeybee, Apis mellifera
, an economically and agriculturally crucial insect species, for the development of a new array of insect control products based on behavior alteration.
Among the novelties of the honeybee, Apis mellifera
, are its 170 genes for odor receptors.
Mean ([+ or -] 95% CI) number of Apis mellifera
(black circles) and Lycastrirhyncha nitens (white circles) observed on Pontederia sagittata inflorescences (long-styled L, mid-styled M and short-styled S).
While in most bee species, the eggs laid by workers always grow into males, Apis mellifera
capensis workers can produce females.
As abelhas Apis mellifera
exigem carboidratos, proteinas, acidos graxos, minerais, vitaminas e agua para crescimento, manutencao e reproducao (HERBERT Jr.
3]) the mean population of foraging workers of Apis mellifera
was 9321 [+ or -] 256 (Mean [+ or -] s.
The company is developing repellents and attractants for several important insect species, including Anopheles gambiae, a mosquito that is the primary vector for malarial transmission in Africa, and Apis mellifera
, the European honey bee.