First map of bee species around the globe

Source: ScienceDaily

There are over 20,000 species of bee, but accurate data about how these species are spread across the globe are sparse. However, researchers have now created a map of bee diversity by combining the most complete global checklist of known bee species with the almost 6 million additional public records of where individual species have appeared around the world.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/11/201119141736.htm