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Angelita Stingless bee

Tetragonisca angustula

Description:

These are small bees, about 0.7 cm they build a nest on a wall by my house. They visit the flowers, they made a sour-sweet honey which is suppose to be good for cleaning people´s eyes acording to traditional medicine



1 species ID suggestions

Angelita Stingless bee
Tetragonisca angustula

6 Comments

Gracias por la ID ...

KristalWatrous
KristalWatrous 2 years ago

Stingless bees. JuanDiTrani can probably ID them.

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 3 years ago

Potter wasp

Uh it is a very soft white wax....

I will check...

auntnance123
auntnance123 3 years ago

Are they building that structure with grains of sand?

San José, Costa Rica

Lat: 9.95, Long: -84.08

Spotted on Jun 25, 2011
Submitted on Jun 25, 2011

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