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Africanized Honey Bees
James E. Tew, James Cane, Eric Benson
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Pages / Length: 2
Publication Date: 12/10/1997

In October 1990, the first swarm of Africanized honey bees to move naturally from Mexico into the United States was found and destroyed in southern Texas. Since then, Africanized honey bees have been moving gradually toward Alabama.