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Large bee like insect

Observed: 15th March 2010 By: thegardenimpres...
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Any suggestions as to what this insect might be would be helpful. It looked much bigger than a worker bee, more queen bee size, but too early in year? We don't have a honey bee hive, but do see worker bees occasionally. I've never seen one on a Crocus flower before

Species interactions

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Species with which Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) interacts