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Honeybees in the Honeycomb
Apis mellifera

Location

Vale do Paraíba, São José dos Campos, São Paulo, Brazil

Date

27/03/2019

Description

The combs are built by worker bees with the wax produced in their glands and have alveoli where they store honey and pollen. According to the United Nations (UN), bees are responsible for 73% of the pollination of cultivated plants, that is, the plants that we eat.

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https://www.inaeguion.com/where-beehives-thrive
Inae Guion
Biologist, Researcher, Visual Storyteller
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