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.


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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