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A worker honey bee weighs about 90 milligrams. When foraging it will often return to the hive with its own weight in nectar and pollen.

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What is the weight of a honey bee?

A honey bee worker weighs about 90 milligrams. A queen and a drone are heavier, around 170 to 180 milligrams.

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