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Wax Moth

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Larvae feed in beehives and the nests of bumblebees on bees wax


Photograph by: 
Mark Andrews

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Sites List Distribution Map Some Charts Some Photographs Original Tweets Relatives Guidance Notes
Common Name Wax Moth
Scientific Name Galleria mellonella
Interest Level
Species Family Micro-moths
Preferred Environment
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