Encyclopedia of Entomology

2008 Edition
| Editors: John L. Capinera

Melittin

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-6359-6_1803

A protein in bee venom thought to be responsible for the toxic properties.

 Honey Bees

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