The diagram illustrate the honey bee various phases in their life. As seen, it is takes 34-36 days for completing the cycle of this type of insect. This is also noticeable that there are six main stages of the honey bee growth, from egg to the adult insect.
To begin, the adult females honey bee lays one or two eggs every three days. After 9-10 days later, the oval shaped eggs are hatched and the immature insects appear. In 5 days later, the child bee are rely on their eggs and after 7-10 days the nymph moults are 3 times bigger as it grows in the beginning.
After a total 30 to 31 days from the beginning of the cycle, the young adult bee emerges. However, they need 4 days again to reach their full mature form. Finally, in the mature form the insect can produce eggs and this cycle recurring again to preserve the honey bee extension.