Bees

March 21, 2017 Anuradha Sarang 0

  ORDER: Hymenoptera FAMILY: Apidae Bees are primary pollinators and are responsible for almost 60% of the pollination that takes place. This family includes the […]

Flies

March 21, 2017 Anuradha Sarang 0

ORDER: Diptera FAMILY: Syrphidae     Episyrphus spp. Syrphus spp. Melanostoma spp. Spherophoria spp Common names: Hover flies, Flower flies   Hover flies get their […]

Butterflies

March 21, 2017 Anuradha Sarang 0

India has one of the richest and most diverse butterfly faunas in the world due to its varied climate and topography. Butterflies feed primarily on […]

Pollination

September 16, 2016 Leena Fernandez 0

Pollination is the process of transfer of pollen from the anthers (male part) of a flower to the stigma (female part) of the flower through […]