Santa Clara County, California, USA October 30, 2013
Shows commensal mites on her abdomen. I don't know if it is technically an acarinarium on this bee. I have seen the words Dinogamasus and Laelapidae describe bee mites, but I have never got close enough to the ones in these pictures to be able to ID them.
Contributed by Linda Dahlberg on 31 March, 2016 - 10:17am Last updated 1 May, 2016 - 10:24pm
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