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Red Cuckoo Bee - Nomada

Red Cuckoo Bee - Nomada
Riverside Disc Golf Park, Pierce County, Washington, USA
June 26, 2008
Very slow moving, I thought it was a beetle at first.

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Red Cuckoo Bee - Nomada Red Cuckoo Bee - Nomada

Color Confusion
Since so many cuckoo bees do not have a solid color body, it can be a surprise to find one and identify it as a cuckoo bee rather than just another red wasp. Good shot. see also Green Nature

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