Observations in the Genus: Apis

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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African Honeybee (Apis mellifera subsp. scutellata)

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Location: Mlawula Nature Reserve, Siphiso campsite eastern shelter
Observed: 28th December 2015
Added: 7th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
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Cape Honeybee (Apis mellifera subsp. capensis)

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Location: Jack Muller Park
Observed: 22nd November 2015
Added: 6th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
Description:

Honey Bee. About ca. 1cm in length, black legs and eyes, hairy on head, thorax and base of abdomen, pale. Reddish brown banded abdomen.

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Cape honey bee, Apis mellifera capensis

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By: Herman BertelerHerman Berteler’s reputation in InvertebratesHerman Berteler’s reputation in InvertebratesHerman Berteler’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 22nd November 2015
Added: 6th February 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Honey Bee. About ca. 1cm in length, black legs and eyes, hairy on head, thorax and base of abdomen, pale. Reddish brown banded abdomen. On flower of onion.

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Cape Honeybee (Apis mellifera subsp. capensis)

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Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 18th November 2015
Added: 4th February 2016
Identifications:4
Agreements:2
Comments:12
Description:

About ca. 1cm in length, black legs and eyes, hairy on head, thorax and base of abdomen. Reddish brown banded abdomen.

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Cape Honeybee (Apis mellifera subsp. capensis)

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Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 18th November 2015
Added: 4th February 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Honey Bee. About ca. 1cm in length, black legs and eyes, hairy on head, thorax and base of abdomen. Reddish brown banded abdomen. In flower of melon.

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Cape Honeybee (Apis mellifera subsp. capensis)

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By: Herman BertelerHerman Berteler’s reputation in InvertebratesHerman Berteler’s reputation in InvertebratesHerman Berteler’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 18th November 2015
Added: 4th February 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Honey Bee. About ca. 1cm in length, black legs and eyes, hairy on head, thorax and base of abdomen. Reddish brown banded abdomen.

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Cape Honeybee (Apis mellifera subsp. capensis)

Apis mellifera subsp. capensis  1122 (6)
By: Herman BertelerHerman Berteler’s reputation in InvertebratesHerman Berteler’s reputation in InvertebratesHerman Berteler’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Reynolds Street
Observed: 18th November 2015
Added: 4th February 2016
Identifications:3
Agreements:1
Comments:3
Description:

About ca. 1cm in length, black legs and eyes, hairy on head, thorax and base of abdomen. Reddish brown banded abdomen.

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Sweet reward?

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 23rd January 2016
Added: 24th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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African honey bee, Heuningby

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 19th December 2015
Added: 23rd January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Honeybee on Gazania

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By: lyle.ground
EThekwini Municipality Biodiversity, Climate & Gre
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Location: My Garden
Observed: 14th August 2015
Added: 12th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Macbee

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By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Bonniedale south
Observed: 2nd December 2015
Added: 7th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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And some like their pollen yellow

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By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Unnamed Road, South Cape DC
Observed: 6th January 2016
Added: 7th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Bee

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By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Dreyersdal Road Bergvliet
Observed: 29th December 2015
Added: 4th January 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Looks like someone once had a go with a chainsaw

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Golfclub forest patch
Observed: 1st December 2015
Added: 28th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

Busy hive fairly low in huge fig

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Bee on hairy pea

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By: sallyslak
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: River (pump)
Observed: 25th December 2015
Added: 27th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Apis mellifera subsp. capensis on Athanasia trifurcata

 Apis mellifera subsp. capensis on Athanasia trifurcata
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSeaweed AtlasSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Paardekop Farm
Observed: 25th October 2015
Added: 22nd December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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A Hive of Activity

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Tokai Park
Observed: 8th December 2015
Added: 15th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
Description:

In the giant dead tree near the dog pool.

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Bee visiting a flower

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Location: Lynnwood Glen, Pretoria, South Africa
Observed: 12th December 2015
Added: 13th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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A bee visiting a flower

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By: IgmarIgmar’s reputation in InvertebratesIgmar’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Pretoria National Botanical Garden
Observed: 9th December 2015
Added: 9th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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The bee thing, Rondebosch Common - 2010

Cyphia digitata RBC 2010-09-17 the bee
By: marlandza
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Rondebosch Common, Campground Road
Observed: 17th September 2010
Added: 8th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Schotia customer

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By: Bushboy
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 6th September 2015
Added: 7th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Bee (Coernie)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Coernie Station
Observed: 18th November 2015
Added: 5th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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A sweet deal

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: 3 Marion Ave, Scottburgh
Observed: 18th June 2015
Added: 3rd December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Bees

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By: vynbos
Custodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersSeaKeys
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Location: Steenbrasdam site 1
Observed: 2nd December 2015
Added: 2nd December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Honey bee

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Groenkloof, Pretoria
Observed: 22nd November 2015
Added: 29th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Bee visiting a flower

Bee on flower
By: IgmarIgmar’s reputation in InvertebratesIgmar’s reputation in Invertebrates
Location: Faerie Glen Nature Reserve
Observed: 22nd November 2015
Added: 24th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
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Bye bye fly

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By: peter slingsby
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCedarberg ConservancyEntomological Society of Southern AfricaMountain Club of SA (Cape Town)Spider Club of South Africa
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Location: Drie Kuilen NR Klipstapelkop
Observed: 18th November 2015
Added: 23rd November 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:2
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Honeybee

Honeybee
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Houwhoek trail n Houwhoek Hotel.
Observed: 23rd October 2015
Added: 14th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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heuningby

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Location: Phakama, Dinokeng
Observed: 7th November 2015
Added: 10th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:0
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Bee in mangroves

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By: Ricky Taylor
Crustacean AtlasSea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Mlalazi Estuary (s4)
Observed: 3rd November 2015
Added: 7th November 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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