Queen Bee

a photo of a queen bee
Queen bees can be an inch in length. All bees have toungues that they use for lapping up nectar. Bees with longer tongues can extract nectar from deeper flower tubes.

Photo copyrighted and courtesy of Dr. Carol Kearns and Judy Visty.

Last updated: March 31, 2012

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1000 US Hwy 36
Estes Park, CO 80517

Phone:

(970) 586-1206
Through winter, the Information Office is open 8:00 am–4:30 pm Mon–Fri. Recorded Trail Ridge Road status: (970) 586-1222.

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