Our Oikos paper on Nectar Robbing Published!

Robbed Leucas aspera flowers with mutilated lower petal

Nectar robbing was fascinating ecologists for about 50 years now! We, however, for the first time show that a short-tongued bee robbing, damaging, and defacing the flower so much so that it deters legitimate pollinators away! See the article here

See the video abstracts below:

A short video
A long video