Wild Bees of Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument (USDA-ARS-BBSL-4)

We conducted a large-scale, multi-year inventory of the bee fauna of one such area, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument (GSENM), which is a large area of protected land that, until recently, incorporated nearly 1.9 million acres of the Colorado Plateau in south-central Utah.

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Associated Publication: https://doi.org/10.7717/peerj.5867
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Data snapshot of local collection database
Last Update: 20 September 2023
IPT / DwC-A Source:
Digital Metadata: EML File
Rights Holder: USDA-ARS Pollinating Insect-Biology, Management, Systematics Research
Collection Statistics
  • 97,870 specimen records
  • 97,870 (100%) georeferenced
  • 83,239 (85%) identified to species
  • 6 families
  • 55 genera
  • 490 species
  • 532 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics