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Allodapula Bee

Allodapula variegata

Description:

The Allodapula bee feeds on polen and nectar. Body Length: 7mm



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7 Comments

ceherzog
ceherzog 8 years ago

Is the bee on a Swiss Chard stem?

lori.tas
lori.tas 8 years ago

Great. I love native bees. Our little ones are called "reed bees" because they harbor in reed stems.

Latimeria
Latimeria 8 years ago

Man do I love macro shots of insects. Great job!

NeilHarris
NeilHarris 8 years ago

The photo was taken with a Nikon DSLR + Sigma 50mm F2.8 Macro lens.

mcanix
mcanix 8 years ago

Awesome pic, what did you take it with?

TakaJNozaki
TakaJNozaki 8 years ago

taking out his meal at the drive thru :)

That is a cool picture!

NeilHarris
Spotted by
NeilHarris

Krugersdorp, Gauteng, South Africa

Lat: -26.09, Long: 27.84

Spotted on Dec 17, 2010
Submitted on Feb 15, 2011

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