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Maya bee

Melipona beecheii

Description:

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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