Kingdom - Animalia (Metazoa) honeybees are animals!
Phylym - Arthropoda, these animals have exskeletons and jointed legs (arthropod means jointed leg)
Class - Insecta, honeybees are insects. They have jointed legs, compound eyes, antennae, exoskeletons, and 3 part bodies.
Order - Hymenoptera, translating to mean membraned wings. This order includes bees, ants, wasps, and sawflies.
Family - Apidae, Latin meaning “bee”
Genus - Apis, also referring to “bee”
Species - mellifera, relating to honey production