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Laying Workers---If you think an unfertilized egg cannot produce a female worker bee Think Again..

Thelytoky in a Strain of U.S. Honey Bees (Apis Mellifera L.) May, 1991 – Bee Science

For those of you that wonder if a laying worker can produce a female read this article. This is a link to an article in Beesource forum: laying worker bees Apis Mellifera L. produce female bees. 

While researching Thelytoky in Africanized Honey Bees (Apis mellifera scutellata) bees I came across this study.

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