Bees questions This is a list of recently added questions about bees. How do Japanese honey bees defend themselves from Japanese giant hornets?They overheat them. As a hornet enters the hive, a mob of hundreds of honey bees surrounds it in a ball, completely covering it and preventing it from reacting effectively. The bees violently vibrate their flight muscles in much the same way as they do to heat the hive in cold conditions. This raises the temperature in the ball to the critical temperature of 46 °C.Created by: Ninjaihard 42% they bite their eyes offthey bite their eyes off1827they sink themthey sink them659they overheat themthey overheat them3753they squeeze their reproductive organsthey squeeze their reproductive organs2609entomology riddles » How long does the worker bee live?It depends on the season. In the warm season, the worker bee lives only about 38 days. However, during the winter season, the life expectancy is significantly extended to about 6 months.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery hard 28% 2 years2 years1371 year1 year1372 months2 months296It depends on the season.It depends on the season.228insects riddles » How long does the queen bee live?Up to 6 years. Queen bee is naturally capable of lilving up to 6 years. However, in modern beekeeping the replacement of mothers takes place every approximately 2 years.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery hard 28% up to 40 daysup to 40 days167up to 8 monthsup to 8 months154up to 2 yearsup to 2 years287up to 6 yearsup to 6 years245animals riddles » The honeydew honey is a dark, strong type of honey. What is honeydew?Secretion of aphids. Honeydew is a sugar-rich sticky liquid, secreted by aphids as they feed on plant sap. When their mouthpart penetrates the phloem, the sugary, high-pressure liquid is forced out of the anus of the aphid. Honeydew is then collected by honey bees.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskahard 53% Sticky liquid from conesSticky liquid from cones2743Sap flowing from plant on sunny daysSap flowing from plant on sunny days1880Nectar dissolved in dewNectar dissolved in dew2627Secretion of aphidsSecretion of aphids8329cuisine riddles » How many wings does a bee have?4. All insects have none, two or four wings. Some extinct insects had an additional pair of winglets attached to the first segment of the thorax, for a total of three pairs.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 52% 0016822563144679266369nature riddles » Play insects quiz and see all the questions.