Many of America’s bees are in big trouble. But for most of the country’s bee species, researchers have too little information to know anything about their populations. In a new report, scientists meticulously studied more than 5,100 bees in the Perdita genus, a big group of physically tiny desert bees. By going through thousands of…

via Scientists finally identify nine new species of bees that they could have discovered years ago if they had bothered to look — Quartz


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