The queen lays fertilized and unfertilized eggs. From unfertilized eggs male bees emerge which are known as Drones, where as from the fertilized eggs the worker bees are produced. The workers when feed on Royal Jelly, develop in to queen.
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After mating, the queen generally lays one egg in one brood cell. The eggs are pinkish colored, elongated cylindrical body, generally attached to the bottom of the cell. Larvae emerge out from both the fertilized as well as unfertilized eggs.