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Photo#144115
Metallic Green Bee - Agapostemon - female

Metallic Green Bee - Agapostemon - Female
Lacey (near Olympia), Thurston County, Washington, USA
September 8, 2007
Agapostemon spp.? Possibly A. sericeus? Moved very quickly. Only got a few shots off, and they're slightly out of focus. :(

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Metallic Green Bee - Agapostemon - female Metallic Green Bee - Agapostemon - female

Agapostemon but not sericeus
likely femoratus or texanus based on range

 
how to differentiate
Dr. Ascher, thanks for the confirmation on the genus. Would there be a way to differentiate between the 2 species you mentioned from pictures? I do have a couple other shots of this individual if I know what to look for. Thanks.

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