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This bee has red-brown eyes and abdomen. The abdomen has a black stripe down the back as seen in the second image. Sorry about this series. I was actually photographing a wasp on the same flower and didn't notice this bee until I was cropping the image.
Buckwheat flower in chaparral
Spotted on Mar 7, 2014
Submitted on Mar 8, 2014