Colloid and Surface Science


Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2020

  • Investigating the Natural Bee Space and Comb Cell Dimensions of an Ethiopian Honeybee Race (Apis Mellifera Scutellata) in Borana Zone, Southern Ethiopia

    Wayema Amano, Dereje Woltedji, Abebe Jenberie Wubie

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, December 2020
    Pages: 13-21
    Received: 30 September 2020
    Accepted: 24 November 2020
    Published: 11 December 2020
    Abstract: A study to determine bee space and comb cell dimensions for local honeybee race (Apis mellifera scutellata) was conducted in two districts of Borana zone, Oromia regional state, Southern part of Ethiopia during 2017. Data regarding bee space, worker bee comb cell dimensions, comb thickness and comb space were measured in traditional log hives using... Show More