Asian hornet predating hives in Folkestone, Kent

The public is being urged to be extra vigilant and to report any sightings immediately.
It is important to take care not to approach or disturb a nest.
(UK bees in danger as Asian hornet sightings rise - BBC News)

The Wikipedia is informative on the evolutionary behaviour of the normal prey, eastern honey bee. Apis mellifera may evolve too, as survivors adopting a different behaviour contribute to the gene pool.

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