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Blue Orchard Bee - Osmia lignaria - male

Blue Orchard Bee - Osmia lignaria - Male
Fremont, Alameda County, California, USA
March 8, 2010
Size: ~15mm

Moved
Moved from Mason Bees.

Moved
Moved from ID Request.

Just guessing for fun...
Looks (to me) a bit like the Blue Orchard Bee Osmia lignaria.



But I have very little experience with bees, so please wait for expert confirmation or (more likely) correction. :)

Probably a type of Osmia
similar to this

an expert should be able to tell you more

 
Yes, male.
Yes, a male Osmia.

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