Africanized honey bee, Apis mellifera scutellata (Hymenoptera: Apidae) - 1355023

Africanized honey bee
Apis mellifera scutellata Lepeletier

Descriptor: Trap(s)
Description: Entomologist Justin Schmidt examines an ARS honey bee trap used to lure Africanized bee swarms and prevent their establishment in walls of buildings. Captured swarms are easily removed or destroyed with soapy water.
Image location: United States

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Name: Scott Bauer
Organization: USDA Agricultural Research Service
Country: United States

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Image Number: 1355023

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Image uploaded on Wednesday, March 16, 2005
Image Information last updated on Thursday, March 17, 2005