Accepted scientific name:
Apis mellifera Linnaeus, 1758 (accepted name) 5 literature references for Apis mellifera Linnaeus, 1758
Synonyms: -
Common names:
Common name Language Country
honey bee English - Click here to show the literature
abeille domestique French - Click here to show the literature
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Hymenoptera
Superfamily Apoidea
Family Apidae
Genus Apis
Distribution: Africa; Australia; Caribbean; Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China); Middle America; North America; Oceania; South America; Southern Asia
Additional data: -
Source database: ITIS Bees, Sep 2009
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: -
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