Nature School Game Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Carpenter Bee

Xylocopa tabaniformis


This bee kept hovering around one of the Dutch Iris that was in bloom. It would dart from one side to the other, zip off, then come back and do it all again. It never did land.


Wildlife habitat yard.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

ve 7 years ago

Great! Thanks for the share!!

Spotted by

Texas, USA

Spotted on Mar 27, 2013
Submitted on Mar 31, 2013

Related Spottings

Tropical Bee Carpenter carpenter bee Xylocopa virginica Carpenter bee

Nearby Spottings

Eastern Giant Swallowtail Frog fruit Purple Horsemint    Lemon Beebalm      Lemon Mint Question Mark


Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors