Africanised Bee

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A honeybee strain—Apis mellifera scutellata L—from Africa that has certain behaviors with adaptive value in the tropics, including swarming, absconding tendencies, defensive behavior and opportunistic use of resources
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This result is one of the reasons for the preference of most beekeepers for africanized bees, mainly after they learned how to work with those bees and developed appropriate management techniques.
Infestation and distribution of the mite Varroa destructor in colonies of Africanized bees.
As "killer bees" spread northward, David Roubik, staff scientist at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, began a 17-year study that revealed that Africanized bees caused less damage to native bees than changes in the weather and may have increased the availability of their food plants.
Pathological findings in dogs after multiple Africanized bee stings.
For the Africanized bee samples, the most frequent pollen species during both years were C.
It concerned the Africanized bee, a serious pest that was accidentally introduced from Africa into Brazil and is just now entering California, after slowly making its way north over the last 30 years through Central America and Mexico.
The USDA and the Land Grant Universities are working hard to tame the Africanized bee strain and control the dual plague of mites.