...New York, NY, USA: Springer Books, 2012. Print. Chepulis, Lynne. Healing Honey... Full Bees and their Importance to Human Survival (Com 111 – Essay #2) 03 March (estimated word count = 1,048) Introduction There are approximately 200,000 different kinds of pollinators in the environment, of which about 20,000 (10%) are the various species of bees. When pollination is done by these bees, it is termed as entomophily, while pollination accomplished by vertebrates such as birds, bats, and even humans, is called as zoophily. Besides the bees, other common insects which are also pollinators include wasps, flies, beetles, ants, moths, and butterflies. However, bees are the most prevalent or common because these ...