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one produces honey faster than the other and one can live longer than the other after it stings

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Q: What is the difference between honey bees and bumble bees?
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What is the difference between bumblebees and honeybees?

Honey bees produce honey and bumble bees don't.


What is the difference between bumble bees and boring bees?

bumble bees= honey bees and the ones that pollinate things boring bees= the ones that sting you and then die


What is the difference between bumblebee's and honeybee's honey?

Bumble bees don't make honey in any quantity


What is a bumble bees honey pot?

Bumble bees do not have honey pots, the keep their honey in honey combs.


When do bumble bees make honey?

Bumble bees do not produce honey. Honey bees produce honey. They are two different species.


Is there a difference between a bumble bee and a honey bee?

Yes, bumble bees are generally larger and are kind of fuzzy. Bumble bees do not lose their sting and die if they use it, as a honey bee will. (add) This is because bumble bees' stingers lack barbs, as honey bees do. This allows the bumble bees to sting repeatedly. The female bumble bee tends to be more aggressive than males(end). Honey Bees tend to be more aggressive. See Web Links to the left for images and info on both bees as well as a comparison between the two. That is right and the Bumble bee is of the genus Bombus, and includes various bees in the group. While the Honey bee is of the genus Apis, and includes several social bees that produce honey. Especially (A.mellifera), a widely domesticated source of honey and beeswax.


How is a bumble bee different from a honey bee?

Honey bees collect honey. Bumble bees protect themselves


Do beekeepers want bumble bees?

No honey bees for the honey.


Can bumble bees dig through concrete?

Bumble bees can not but honey bees sure can!


What bees are in Scotland?

Bumble bees and honey bees.


How is a bumble bee diffrent from a honey bee?

Yes, bumble bees are generally larger and are kind of fuzzy. Bumble bees do not lose their sting and die if they use it, as a honey bee will. (add) This is because bumble bees' stingers lack barbs, as honey bees do. This allows the bumble bees to sting repeatedly. The female bumble bee tends to be more aggresive than males(end).Honey Bees tend to be more aggresive


Why are bumble bees dying out?

Bumble bees are dying out due to disease. They believe it is the same issue honey bees have contracted but the issue is worse with honey bees.


How are tulips pollinated?

Honey bees and bumble bees


Do bumble bees produce honey?

Yes, bumble bees do make honey, but only in small amounts. The average bumble nest will only have about a tablespoon of honey -- not enough to be worth harvesting.


Are bumble bees herbivores?

Yes Bumble bees are herbivores because they eat honey and nectar


How do bumble bees make honey?

Bumble bees make honey by collecting pollen from flowers and bringing it to the hive and they SPIT all over it, and it turns into honey.


Do bumble bees have hives like honey bees?

yes


What do bumble bee eat?

Bumble bees live on pretty much the same diet as honey bees: pollen and nectar (the basis of honey).


Differences between a honey bee and bumble bee?

Honey bees are social insects and live in groups of a few tens of thousands, bumble bees live in small groups or even alone. Although both species make honey, only honey bees store a surplus for times when nectar is not available. Bumble bees make at most around a tablespoonful of honey. Honey bees remain active over winter, though they won't leave the hive if it is too cold or wet. Young bumble bee queens seek out a sheltered place in which to hibernate, and the other bumble bees die when winter comes.


What do bumble bees eat?

Nectar and honey.


Why doesn't a bee die after stinging?

Honey bees do. Bumble bees do.


What's the difference between a carpenter bee and a bumble bee?

A difference in carpenter bees and bumble bees are that the male carpenter bees cannot sing and this type of bee also nests in wood.


Do honey bees and bumble bees both sting?

Yes. One difference though is that a honey bee can only sting once while a bumblebee can sting multiple times.


Do bumble bees eat honey?

yes, they do. All bees eat honey and collect pollen and nectar


What is the difference in a carpenter bee and a bumble bee?

Bumble Bees make their nest either on the ground, or in a hole in the ground, Carpenter bees make a hole in wood for their nest. These also more resemble honey bees in size.