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Life history notes on some Egyptian solitary wasps and bees and their associates (Hymenoptera: Aculeata)

Karl V. Krombein

Life history notes on some Egyptian solitary wasps and bees and their associates (Hymenoptera: Aculeata)

by Karl V. Krombein

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Egypt.
    • Subjects:
    • Solitary wasps -- Egypt.,
    • Bees -- Egypt.,
    • Insects -- Egypt.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 18.

      Statement[by] Karl V. Krombein.
      SeriesSmithsonian contributions to zoology,, no. 19, Smithsonian contributions to zoology ;, no. 19.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQL1 .S54 no. 19, QL568.V5 .S54 no. 19
      The Physical Object
      Pagination18 p.
      Number of Pages18
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5391700M
      LC Control Number72603190

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      Egyptian Beekeeping. Subjectively, most beekeepers in Egypt have not studied anything about insects or honeybees but they keep bees by their own experience and practice. Beekeeping in Egypt is a profession that passes from one generation to another. In Egypt, Oriental red wasp Vespa orientalis and Wax moths are the common enemies to. Unlike their social relatives, the honey bee, bumble bees, paper wasps, hornets and yellowjackets (see Purdue Extension Publication E, Social Bees and Wasps), these solitary forms do not defend their nest or burrow. Sometimes it is difficult to know if a bee or wasp is social or solitary, since some solitary forms exist in nesting aggregations.


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