Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)

Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)

Observation - Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) - UK and Ireland. Description: Not your normal photo of a honey bee! It's a sting I removed from my skin after opening a hive to check it. They're being very protective of their honey.

Not your normal photo of a honey bee! It's a sting I removed from my skin after opening a hive to check it. They're being very protective of their honey.