New bee species discovered in Portugal

in News · 07-02-2019 10:16:00 · 1 Comments
New bee species discovered in Portugal

A new species of bee has been discovered in Portugal.

The discovery was made by Portuguese biologist Ana Gonçalves in the Vale do Guadiana Natural Park.

The protosmia lusitanica, a small black and orange bee, is now logged in an international species data base, after first being spotted in 2016.


Comments:

This is important as many bees are dying across the world , this species could help the bee population worldwide .
More should be done to help the scientists studying this
by Paul Rice from Lisbon on 10-02-2019 12:49:00
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