Bee Facts: February 2021

Bee Facts: February 2021

Spring is such a welcoming sight for honeybees! Our favorite pollinators are ready for action with this coming season. Know more about them down below:

bee fact #106

Honeybee Fact 106

Bees carry pollen on their hind legs in a pollen basket or corbicula.

Source: https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/83-honey-bee-heroes

bee fact #107

Honeybee Fact 107

Bees have two pairs of wings.

Source: https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/83-honey-bee-heroes

bee fact #108

Honeybee Fact 108

The principal form of communication among honey bees is through chemicals called pheromones.

Source: https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/83-honey-bee-heroes

bee fact #109

Honeybee Fact 109

Is honeybee one word or two? Many people notice that dictionaries list “honeybee” as one word. However, entomologists use the two-word naming convention “honey bee.” Both are correct!

Source: https://www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/83-honey-bee-heroes