Queen Hatching

Tony Pick took these incredible pictures of a queen hatching. He was breaking down some queen cells, felt a scratching inside one and lo and behold.....

Click on the first picture to start the slide show (thumbnails crop the images).

All photos © Tony Pick.

  • Virgin queen hatching

    Virgin queen hatching
  • Virgin queen hatching 2

    Virgin queen hatching 2
  • Virgin queen hatching 3

    Virgin queen hatching 3
  • Virgin queen hatching 4

    Virgin queen hatching 4
  • Empty cell

    Empty cell