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Maya bee

Melipona beecheii


Mayan bee visiting an Achiote (Bixa orellana) flower, one of the native plants in the Yucatan Peninsula and used for food. Its carring pollen in the forelegs.

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Juan DiTrani
Spotted by
Juan DiTrani

Quintana Roo, Mexico

Spotted on Aug 22, 2009
Submitted on Jun 15, 2011

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