genus Apis


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Noun1.genus Apis - type genus of the Apidae: honeybeesgenus Apis - type genus of the Apidae: honeybees
arthropod genus - a genus of arthropods
Apidae, family Apidae - honeybees; carpenter bees; bumblebees
Apis mellifera, honeybee - social bee often domesticated for the honey it produces
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Phylogenetic relationships in the genus Apis inferred from mitochondrial DNA sequence data.
Honey, produced by the insect species of the genus Apis (commonly known as Honeybees), is a sweet and tasty nutritious product, and the raw material for honey is necter produced in the nectaries in the flowers.