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California Metallic Green Bee

Agapostemon californicus

Description:

Green bee with gray-green eyes. The wings are amber. Very fast flier and stays away from people. You can see the loads of pollen on the back legs that this bee has in the first few images.

Habitat:

Loved the Perez's Sea Lavender, African Daisy and Bottlebrush in the backyard!

Notes:

Synonyms Agapostemon borealis; Agapostemon proscriptus; Agapostemon joseanus; Agapostemon sulfuripes; Agapostemon cyanozonus; Agapostemon proscriptellus, Agapostemon texanus

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7 Comments

Thank you friends! This little bee was the highlight of my fall in the backyard :)

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Great series Cindy!

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 8 years ago

Awesome series Cindy

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Very Nice Series!

Jeannette
Jeannette 8 years ago

Lovely series :)

ceherzog
ceherzog 8 years ago

It is a beauty, Cindy.

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Beautiful series!

San Diego, California, USA

Spotted on Sep 2, 2011
Submitted on Sep 2, 2011

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