Honey Bee Body Parts

The body of honey bee is divided into three parts. Such as head, thorax and abdomen.

There are a pair of compound eyes, a pair of antennae, mandibles, proboscis etc. in their head. In the thorax of honey bee there are three pair of legs and two pair of wings.

Abdomen is longish and divided into six part. Both queen and worker bee has a strong sting in the last part of their abdomen.

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This sting is real converted ovipositor which is a organ used for laying eggs. But they also use it for self-defense.

Honey bee body parts details.

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