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Angelita bee

Tetragonisca angustula


On a mango tree inflorescence

3 Species ID Suggestions

Angelita bee
Tetragonisca angustula
Marmelada brava
Frieseomelitta varia
Abelha Jataí

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rubens.luciano 9 years ago

Ok, it makes sense !

Juan DiTrani
Juan DiTrani 9 years ago

the colors on the eyes depend on the angle of the lights and is never used in bee taxonomy

rubens.luciano 9 years ago

Could one of these be a Tetragonisca angustula?

rubens.luciano 9 years ago

Juan, thanks very much for the ID.
This link shows one Tetragonisca angustula:
Is it correct ? If it is correct, it´s different from this one, because of color of the eyes. Anyway, I will try to take another macro tomorrow of this bee. That´s a lot of them here.

MickGrant 9 years ago

Nice shot

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Caçapava, São Paulo, Brazil

Spotted on Jul 29, 2011
Submitted on Jul 29, 2011

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