Science & Art

Educational Outreach:

A free teacher's guide to accompany "The Bee Tree" (a children's book by Stephen Buchmann and Diana Cohn. Illustrated by Paul Mirocha).


"Bee Basics" by Beatriz Moisset and Stephen Buchmann

BeeBasicsBookvers.2 copy (Right Click to download)

From the forthcoming "Natural History of the Sonoran Desert," Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum Press, new book chapters by S. Buchmann

Bees of the Sonoran Desert


Pollination in the Sonoran Desert Region


A pamphlet for meliponiculture using stingless bees in the Yucatan Peninsula, Quintana Roo, Mexico. Written in Spanish and Mayan.


Selected Scientific publications and book chapters by S. Buchmann and co-authors:

Honey bees (Apis mellifera) learn to discriminate the smell of organic compounds from their respective deuterated isotopomers. Proc. R. Soc. B 2014 281, 20133089, published 22 January 2014.

Bee deuterated odor learning PRSB 2014

A Critical View of Colony Losses in Managed Mayan Honey-Making Bees (Apidae: Meliponini) in the Heart of Zona Maya. J. Kans. Entomol. Soc. 86(4), 2013, pp. 352-362.


Floral biology of the saguaro (Cereus giganteus) I. Pollen harvest by Apis mellifera. Oecologia (1986) 69:491-498.


Note: most of Dr. Buchmann's scientific publications can be viewed online at Research Gate. Join Research Gate and search on my name.














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