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Carpenter bee

Xylocopa tabaniformis


Closely resembling bumblebees, they lack the fuzziness of the typical bumblebee's abdomen. Outdoors, most people will encounter males. They do not sting.


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Texas, USA

Spotted on Apr 27, 2013
Submitted on May 1, 2013

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