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Honey Bee - Apis mellifera

Honey Bee - Apis mellifera
Amherst, Hampshire County, Massachusetts, USA
September 5, 2007
Don't know if this is showing all that would be needed for an ID. From two years ago so I am not sure of the size. Gathering on Boneset although I imagine that to be incidental.

Honeybee (Apis mellifera) - worker
Our own Boneset (Eupatorium cannabinum)is an appreciated nectar and pollen source here in Western Europe too.

 
Thank you, Richard.
Yes, I find many different subjects on our boneset, which I cultivate just for the insects.

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