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Blue-banded Bee (female)

Amegilla cingulata

Description:

I'm hoping I'm correct in assuming this is a female Blue-banded Bee. Females have 4 blue bands that are bluer than the male, & are larger in size than the male. They love blue flowers.

Habitat:

Mackay Botanic Gardens.


No species ID suggestions

2 Comments

DanB
DanB 2 years ago

Great shots! Thanks for the welcome! :)

ShannaB
ShannaB 2 years ago

Beautiful. It's a REALLY blue one!!

4740, Queensland, Australia

Lat: -21.14, Long: 149.19

Spotted on Apr 21, 2012
Submitted on Apr 21, 2012

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