What is it about?

The study examines the species composition of this remote island group.

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Why is it important?

There have been recent changes to the species composition of the islands and these are examined.


The occurrence of bumblebees on the islands is discussed. It is concluded that man has been instrumental in introducing all the species present.

Dr Oliver E Prŷs-Jones
Independent Researcher

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This page is a summary of: Bumblebees of the Azores (Apidae: Bombus), Journal of Natural History, February 2018, Taylor & Francis,
DOI: 10.1080/00222933.2018.1432776.
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