Caption: Beekeeper using a smoker as he opens a honeybee (Apis mellifera) hive to inspect the frames inside. The smoke masks the alarm scent given off by guard bees and so keeps the other bees calm.

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Keywords: animal, animal behaviour, apiarist, apiary, apiculture, beehive, beekeeper, beekeeping, bees, biological, biology, community, entomological, entomology, fauna, hive, honey bee, honeybees, insect, insecta, insects, invertebrate, invertebrates, nature, smoker, smoking out, social, wildlife, zoological, zoology

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Beekeeper using a smoker

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Duration: 00:00:19

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