Beekeeping

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3 parts to a bee's antenna
Scape, pedicel, flagellum
Scape
Segment at base of antenna, connected to head
Pedicel
Middle segment of antenna
Flagellum
Third segment of antenna
Special organ in pedicel
Johnston's Organ
Johnston's organ
a modification of antennae that detect airborne vibrations (sound)
the chordotonal organ that serves as the sensory element of the honey bee antennal movement
Tasks - day 1 onwards
Orientating & patrolling
Tasks - days 2-6
Cell and hive cleaning
Tasks - days 4-12
Feeding brood
Tasks - days 6-18
Comb building
Tasks - days 8-18
Storing pollen & honey
Tasks - days 18-21
Guarding the entrance
Tasks - days 20-end
Foraging for food
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