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World’s largest bee, once presumed extinct, filmed alive in the wild

World’s largest bee, once presumed extinct, filmed alive in the wild

National Geographic - Douglas Main

Wallace’s giant bee disappeared for more than a century. Now it’s back, and already being sold online by at least one collector. The world’s largest bee may also be the planet’s most elusive. First discovered in 1859 by the prominent scientist Alfred Russel Wallace, nobody could locate it again, and …

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