Apis mellifera scutellata

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a strain of bees that originated in Brazil in the 1950s as a cross between an aggressive African bee and a honeybee

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2005), utilizando colonias de Apis mellifera scutellata e Apis mellifera monticola, com 30 cupulas, tiveram uma producao de 6,90 e 7,30 g de geleia real colonia-1, respectivamente, nao diferindo significativamente.
Royal jelly production in East Africa: performance potential of the honey bees, Apis mellifera scutellata and Apis mellifera monticola in Kenya.
Univariate nested [TABULAR DATA FOR TABLE 5 OMITTED] ANOVA revealed that males were significantly more asymmetric than females for only two characters (one in Apis mellifera scutellata and one in A.
APIS MELLIFERA SCUTELLATA The hunt was described in an August 1985 issue of Time Magazine: "In helmets, veils, and heavy gauge cotton overalls, they trudged across the cracked earth of the San Joaquin Valley seeking the killers.