Not Evaluated - domesticated
- Ireland has only one honeybee species
Found in a wide range of habitats including parks and gardens
Domesticated in hives
The honey bee is native to the continents of Europe, Asia, and Africa, and has been introduced to the Americas.
Records submitted to Data Centre in 2020
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Conservation status: FitzPatrick Ú., Murray T.E., Byrne A., Paxton R.J., Brown M.J.F. (2006) Regional Red List of Irish Bees, Publ. Rep. to National Parks and Wildlife Service (Ireland) and Environment and Heritage Service (N. Ireland). http://www.npws.ie/publications/red-lists
Flowers visited & World distribution: Westrich, P. (1989) Die Wildbienen Baden-Württembergs. Eugen Ulmer, Stuttgart, Germany.