How to identify bees

To make it easier for you to collect data with the app, we’ve created just six categories of insects that you will need to be able to identify as you use the app to observe insects that are visiting and pollinating crop flowers.

Review the six categories below and download our Bee ID Guide for a quick printable reference.

Download the Bee ID Guide

Take our two page (front and back) guide into the field with you to improve your bee identification skills on-the-go.

Download the Bee ID Guide (PDF)