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Those are Ocelli, are "primitive" eyes with low resolution, mostly for detecting light changes
Now if I could just find out what those three bumps forming a triangle on its head are for my brain could rest at ease - Ha!
I concur with your findings - Eastern Carpenter Bee it is!
I'll check it out, thanks for the tip.
Hi Greg, I think this is a Carpenter bee, probably Xylocopa virginica
Spotted on Jul 18, 2011 Submitted on Aug 21, 2011
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