The Ramírez Lab

University of California - Davis

Thomas Eltz visits the Ramirez lab

Posted March 12, 2015

Thomas Eltz, our collaborator from the University of Bochum, Germany, visited our lab to discuss ongoing projects.

Bee Collecting in Stebbins Cold Canyon Reserve

Posted Feb 3, 2015

Micah, Nick, Philipp and Santiago launched a new project to document and study native bee pollinators in California. This project will be joined by UC Davis SEEDs club students (Strategies For Ecology Education, Diversity And Sustainability).

1st International Orchid Bee Symposium!

Posted Mar 28, 2014

Our lab, in collaboration with the lab of Thomas Eltz, organized the 1st International Symposium on Orchid Bees, held at La Gamba Biological Station (Costa Rica) in March 12-15, 2014. The event was a great success: we had 35 attendees from 8 different countries, and the quality of the talks was truly remarkable. We had the opportunity to lead multiple field trips, bee identification workshops, and guided natural history walks.