Native bees’ exotic origins reveal cross-pollination

ScienceDaily | Jun 30, 2020 at 7:53 PM
  • Describing the likely dispersal corridor for the ancestral lineage of the bee genus Homalictus will help understand the social evolution of the vibrant halictine bees, South Australian, Czech and PNG researchers say in a new paper.
  • Ecologists are hopeful that the diverse origins of native bees are giving them an edge in withstanding and adapting further to climate change.