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The Apis Laboriosa, giant bee of the Himalayas, builds its nests under the overhanging rock of cliff faces, near a river. The combs can reach five feet in diameter. Solukumbu, Nepal. The tiger men honey hunting

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Image size: 4368x2912 pixels (14.6"x9.7" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2008-05-08

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Wild animal / Insect / Hymenoptere / Bee / Giant honey bee (Apis dorsata)

Area / Mountain

Natural resources use / Fauna use / Honey hunting

Natural resources use / Agriculture / Agricultural activity / Animal breeding / Beekeeping / Smoker (Beekeeping)

Individual / Nobody


Species / Species particularity / Migratory species

World mountain and summit / Himalaya


Atmosphere / Seasons / Temperate season / Spring

Earth's crust / Landform / Cliff

Asia / Indian subcontinent / Nepal

Matter (substance) / Mineral matter / Gas (matter) / Smoke

Shot / Overview

Behavior / Animal construction / Nest

Motion / Locomotion / Fly (to)

Enumeration / Group / Multitude

Economic activity / Activity / Traditional activity

Ethnic group / Rai people

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Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Articulata / Arthropoda / Tracheata / Antennata / Hexapoda / Insecta / Hymenoptera / Aculeata / Apoidea / Apidae / Apis

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