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Photo#277845
Ericrocis lata

Ericrocis lata
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park, San Diego County, California, USA
April 23, 2009
Size: BL about 11 mm
This stunning black-and-white bee was nectaring at Sweetbush (Bebbia juncea, Asteraceae). This handsome fella (possibly a male) also has red tips on the antennae and white knees. The marginal cell is somewhat elongate.

Update: see # 284329 for Ericrosis lata.

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