New Native Bee Species with Distinctive ‘snout’ Discovered in Perth’s Kings Park

When one of our members, ecologist Kit Prendergast, was surveying native bee populations in Perth’s Kings Park botanic gardens, the last thing she expected to discover was a new bee species — with a very distinctive snout.

Leioproctus zephyr – Image by Kit Prendergast

More information at News at Curtin including link to full paper.