This is a beekeeping lexicon. A list of about 100 terms in connection with beekeeping and honey bees is below, with links to further, fuller information about those terms.
Please note, this is a work in progress with more information being added on a regular basis.
If you are looking for a beekeeping dictionary (or beekeeping A-Z) - i.e. honey bee and beekeeping vocabulary, with brief explanations, please see the link at the bottom of the page.
Allergy to Bee Stings
American Foul Brood
Black Bee (Apis mellifera mellifera)
Carniolan bees (Apis mellifera carnica)
European Foul Brood
Of Wight Disease
Bee – Apis mellifera ligustica
Nuc / Nucleus
OMF – Open Mesh Floor
Prokopovych, Petro (1775–1850)
Pyrethroid insecticide treatment
Small hive beetle - Aethina tumida
Tracheal mite – see Acarine
Von Frisch, Karl (1886-1982)
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