"An unfortunate mutation caused a dramatic increase in the amount of heat produced by this species' metabolism. Beekeepers will often keep them close to hand, in some cases literally, to protect from frostbite."
The Frosty Bee is a Tier 3 Social Bee species found in in the Tundra.
It's the first species found that is Snow-loving.
These are the different Traits that the Frosty Bee can spawn with.
When a trait has multiple values one is picked randomly when the bee is created.
Lifespan Short, Normal
Productivity Normal, Fast
Fertility Unlucky, Fertile
Stability Normal, Stable
The Apiarist's Almanac gives the following hint:
An extremely hardy species that has evolved to survive, and thrive, in the colder climates..
When asking Dr Beenjamin BhD for a hint he says the following:
You've been to the Tundra, right? How have you NOT found the Frosty bee!?
When a Frosty Bee is used in a Basic Apiary and fills Frames, they can produce when extracted.
When Cross-Breeding the Frosty Bee with the following other species there is a chance for the offspring to mutate into a new species!
As with all mutations, the offspring of the hybrid queen needs to also be a hybrid, so this can effect the chances listed below.
HOHO! SPOILERS AHEAD MATEY!!
Show cross-breeding recipes
In the Tundra near Honeycore