Float like a butterfly… sting like a bee

The research at the MLC based on Orchid bees (Euglossa)¬†was by far the most interesting piece of research… in my opinion. For me these little bees were fascinating, as was the research. The reasoning behind this project was to explore more into the world of orchids and the bees that pollinate them as they have a symbiotic relationship – the orchids depend on the bees to¬†pollination and reproduction, in return, the bees get fragrance compounds they use during courtship displays. Continue reading “Float like a butterfly… sting like a bee”

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