Kōrero: Beekeeping

Waggle dance

Austrian zoologist and 1973 Nobel prizewinner Karl von Frisch noticed that a bee waggle dance indicates food is at a distance in the direction of the waggle. A round dance shows food is close by, as does releasing a floral odour.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Allan Gillingham, 'Beekeeping - Bee activities and communication', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/video/15746/waggle-dance (accessed 26 May 2020)

He kōrero nā Allan Gillingham, i tāngia i te 24 Nov 2008