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Form and Function in the Honey Bee


By: Lesley Goodman

220 pages, 300 b/w photos and colour & b/w illustrations

International Bee Research Association

Paperback | Dec 2003 [2012 reprint] | #142805 | ISBN: 0860982432
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Hardback | Dec 2003 | #149187 | ISBN: 0860982238
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About this book

A wonderful guide to the biology of the honeybee with over 300 colour llustrations, photographs and diagrams. Takes the reader through the major structures and behaviour patterns of the honey bee – antennae, compound eyes, dorsal ocelli, response to gravity, feeding, respiration, flight, glands and colony defence. This is a recommended text for those doing bee-related exams and is widely recognised as one of the best books on bee biology.

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