Apis (Apis) mellifera syriaca

Skorikov 1929

Taxon referenced in page Apis of the world
Author(s) : Pauly A.
The Syrian Honey Bee or the Palestine Honey bee.

Apis mellifera syriaca as used by Buttel-Reepen (1906) is unavailable. Corrected authorship by Skorikov 1929 (Engel 1999).

Distribution: eastern shores of the Mediterranean Sea; north from syria to the Negev Desert in the south.