Useful Insects:Where would we be without bees, aka “the world’s most useful insect”? For such tiny creatures, measuring only 1/8″ to 1 inch in length, bees do the heavy lifting of providing honey, wax and pollinating most of the world’s plants. Females carry their honey load in a “basket” located on their hind legs.
Complex Communities:Honey and bumble bees live in complex communities consisting of a queen, males and sterile females. While the honey bee constructs a home of individual wax cells to raise their young, the bumble bee uses grass and wax to create a home.
A Furry Body: A body covered by fur enables bees to continue their daily rounds of pollination on cooler