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Blake Marsh, Kidderminster: Wild Honey Bees. Please click to enlarge.

Observed: 1st July 2011 By: John StaffordJohn Stafford’s reputation in Mammals
Blake Marsh, Kidderminster: Honey Bees
Blake Marsh, Kidderminster: Honey Bees 1
Blake Marsh, Kidderminster: Honey Bees 1 2
Blake Marsh, Kidderminster: Honey Bees 1 2 3
Description:

Wild Honey Bees in a split tree.
A general view is included.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) interacts

Comments

anonymous spotter's picture

I remember -

pollarding willows at Wilden Marsh in the 1980s, and finding a similar colony in one of them.
It was bad news for the chap who was already up in the crown of the tree: that buzzing noise wasn't the chainsaw...