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This large metallic blue/green bee is about 5cm long. Colour is the same all over except the wings which are a deep brown and eyes which are black. The characteristic long tongue is red. Also known as orchid bees they are solitary in habit. There are about 200 described species in this sub family and this one is thought to be from the genus exaerete.
Found this individual feeding on purple flowers in a clearing next to the road in high amazonian forest.
The identification has come from a professional Peruvian entomologist but there appears to be no other information about this particular species available that I could find.