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Gold-Green Sweat Bee

Augochlora pura

Notes:

Metallic green wasp/bee. As I looked at it from a dorsal view, the wasp/bee shone almost as if it was golden.

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9 Comments

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

Thanks Jeannette!

Jeannette
Jeannette 9 years ago

Wow, very beautiful :)

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

Thanks Maria!

Maria dB
Maria dB 9 years ago

nice one!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

Gerardo, no problem!

I think you are right, Lorelei!

Could this be it? Gold-green sweat Bee Augochlora pura http://bugguide.net/node/view/322876
Love the detail

Gerardo Aizpuru
Gerardo Aizpuru 9 years ago

You right sorry!

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

Gerardo, I just checked out the BugGuide link and the species' range is from Florida to Costa Rica.

Jacob Gorneau
Jacob Gorneau 9 years ago

Thanks Gerardo!

Jacob Gorneau
Spotted by
Jacob Gorneau

New York, USA

Spotted on Jun 6, 2012
Submitted on Jun 9, 2012

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