Apis (Apis) mellifera monticola

Smith 1961

Taxon referenced in page Apis of the world
Author(s) : Pauly A.
The East African Black Mountain Honey Bee

Distribution: Mountains from Kenya and Tanzania. Described from Kilimandjaro but no type appears to have been designated (Engel 1999).

Mountain honeybees of Africa: see Hepburn et al. (2000)
Voir Meixner et al. 1989.
Phenotypic plasticity: Gruber et al. 2013.