While a queen honeybee might mate with ten to twenty males, queen stingless
bees normally only mate with one male.
Determinants of stingless
bee nest density in lowland dipterocarp forests of Sabah, Malaysia.
Honey samples: Stingless
bee honeys were collected from February to March 2016 at the "Asociacion de Meliponicultores del Soconusco S.C.
Antimicrobial activity of honey from five species of Brazilian stingless
Kelulut honey is produced by a stingless
bee from the Trigona species.
First Record of the Stingless
Bee Lestrimelitta rufa (Friese) (Hymenoptera: Apidae: Meliponini) in NE Brazil and its Cleptobiotic Behavior.
The more prominent effect of EEPs against gram-positive than against gram-negative bacteria, as assessed by the MIC assay, agrees with previous studies that have shown that propolis from stingless
bees (7,9,23) and from Apis mellifera (6) has antimicrobial activity, particularly against gram-positive bacteria.
However, detailed studies on the heterochromatn compositon in stingless
bees are scarce, in part because there is no efectve fuorescence in situ hybridizaton technique procedure for this group.
Further recommendations are made for those who domesticate bee for honey production; they can plant Ocimum kilimandscharicum as the study has shown that it is a favorite forage plant among bees including the stingless
Presently, information on minimum or optimum dietary protein levels is available for only for honey bees and stingless
Antimicrobial activity of honey from the stingless
bee Trigona carbonaria determined by agar diffusion, agar dilution, broth microdilution and time-kill methodology.
* as they watch native stingless
bees in the log hive we purchased for the trail and the topknot pigeons (good tucker) in the flowering Tulipwood trees;
Antibacterial ent-kaurene from Brazilian propolis of native stingless
Effect of Biotic Factors on the Spatial Distribution of Stingless
Bees (Hymenoptera: Apidae, Meliponini) in Fragmented Neotropical Habitats.
MELIPONARY FOR STINGLESS
BEE (Scaptotrigona mexicana Guerin-Meneville) BREEDING