A honeybee on a marigold.
honeybee definition by Webster's New World
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a bee that makes honey; esp., the common hive bee (Apis mellifera)
honeybee definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Any of several social bees of the genus Apis that produce honey, especially A. mellifera, widely domesticated as a source of honey and beeswax.