River Canard (between LaSalle & Amherstburg), 1 km east of the Detroit River, near Windsor & approx 45 km from Pt Pelee Nat'l Pk, Essex, Ontario, Canada July 25, 2013 Size: 1 cm
These little bees (I think) have a round, black body with quite long antennae and I've noticed a small cluster of them hanging on a nearly dead tomato leaf. It looks as though they have a whitish coloured pollen on their legs. If the branch is touched, they fall off appearing to be dead yet they are actually alive.
Contributed by Natalie Pirrone on 26 July, 2013 - 7:35am Last updated 1 August, 2015 - 8:08pm
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