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This little guy was packed with pollen! It is on a sunflower on my balcony.
Urban house and garden.
Thank you Juan! I believe it is the Melissodes species as they are common in the San Francisco Bay Area and love sunflowers. I will update the spotting.
Hi Misako, I think this is not a Honeybee but an Anthophorid bee
Lat: 38.57, Long: -123.32
Spotted on Jul 22, 2011 Submitted on Aug 26, 2011