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Black bee

Observed: 29th April 2011 By: scussonsscussons’s reputation in Invertebratesscussons’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Small black bee systematically visiting pulmonaria flowers

Species interactions

No interactions present.


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Had a look

I think your right it says the female is completely black apart from orange pollen brushes and the other picture the male has white face,great name Hairy foot flower bee


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Brill, thanks

How lovely, I watched them both and the male and female behavior was so different. Now I know why the male was paying attention to the females, cruising indeed!