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Honey Bee - Apis mellifera

Honey Bee - Apis mellifera
Pack Forest (near Eatonville), Pierce County, Washington, USA
July 11, 2009
Hugo Peak trail.

I know we probably have a million honey bees on the site, but this one's for completeness for the survey at Pack Forest.

See other images from the 2009 BugGuide Gathering here: gathering_2009

Yelm, WA Thurston County
After many days of waiting and watching, one of this type of bee appeared today on Purple Cone Flowers.

Arthropods (Arthropoda) » Insects (Insecta) » Ants, Bees, Wasps and Sawflies (Hymenoptera) » Aculeata - Bees, Ants, and Stinging Wasps » Anthophila (Apoidea) - Bees » Cuckoo, Carpenter, Digger, Bumble, and Honey Bees (Apidae) » Honey, Bumble, Long-horned, Orchid, and Digger Bees (Apinae) » Honey Bees (Apini) » Apis » Honey Bee (Apis mellifera)

Moved from ID Request.

oh my
Oops. Thanks, and I'm so sorry, Harsi. Can't believe I put/left that in ID request rather than just shelving it.

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