Archivos de diario de agosto 2018

16 de agosto de 2018

Watch This Bee Build Her Bee-jeweled Nest.

A new type of bee is buzzing through California's orchards. And researchers are hoping that the iridescent, greenish insect may help provide a more efficient way to pollinate nuts and fruits in an era when traditional honeybees have struggled.

https://www.kqed.org/science/1928378/watch-this-bee-build-her-bee-jeweled-nest

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27 de agosto de 2018

The big cats of the beetle world.

We have multiple species of tiger beetles in Texas, including Megacephala carolina, which is a beautiful iridescent green and maroon insect. While some tiger beetles are dull black or brown, there are others like M. carolina that have reflective, metallic bodies in a whole spectrum of colors. In the tropics especially, species are electric blue, candy cane red and white, velvety green flecked with gold and many other crazy combinations.

https://www.victoriaadvocate.com/news/local/the-big-cats-of-the-beetle-world/article_cd8b0f24-a65b-11e8-b2d6-93ae1cae3377.html

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