Re: "Correct" spelling of honey bee (honeybee)
Well, excuse me for being retarded, but both of you guys look alike from here and I am having a hard time telling you apart, especially because you both have the same tone.
Originally Posted by byron
Besides, I didn't say you both called them honeybees. You both appeared to say that Malipona are "true bees". Did I misunderstand one or both of you? Are Malipona bees or not? Honeybees I'm not asking about. Just bees. Do they have all of the necassary characteristcs to be called Bees?
When you call them stingless bees, apparently they are bees, right? I don't have a problem not calling them Honeybees, 'cause my bees are honey bees and, as far as I know, Melipona don't look much like my bees.
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