Poisoning of honey bees (Apis mellifera) by sodium fluoroacetate (1080) in baits

The behaviour of honeybees feeding on sodium fluoroacetate-jam baits, which are used for opossum (Trichosurus vulpecula) control, was investigated to determine the reasons for reported bee kills in New Zealand. Honeybees were shown to feed readily on 1080

Author R. M. Goodwin, A. Ten-Houten and A. Ten-Houten
Year 1991
Secondary title New Zealand Journal of Zoology
Volume 18
Number 1
Pages 45-51