What Is the Lifespan of a Bee?

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Generally, the lifespan of a queen bee ranges from 2 to 3 years, while worker and drone bees have a much shorter lifespan. For instance drones live for approximately 40-50 days, while worker bees live for 1-4 months.
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Africanized honeybees have shorter life spans than European honeybees. A honeybee's expected lifespan is heavily dependent on the role a bee plays in the colony, known as its caste.
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Well, the lifespan of a worker bee is 21 days, the lifespan of a drone bee is 24 days, and the lifespan of the queen bee is 16 days.
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The queen can live from 2-5 years. The drone lives 40-50 days. Drones are male
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For honey bees, The queen can live for 2-5 years and drone for 40-50 days. The average honey bee will only make 1/12th of a teaspoon of honey in its lifetime!
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