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Leaf Tube - Megachile

Leaf Tube - Megachile
Fayetteville, Cumberland County, North Carolina, USA
August 30, 2010
Size: 160 mm
Found cleverly placed in a small gap between plywood panels. I believe the leaves are from a river birch.


Moved from ID Request.

Leafcutter Bee?
Leafcutter bees will cut out rounded pieces of leaves to line their nest burrows and make their young comfy. This may be an example of this! I'm sure someone can confirm.

One less mystery in my life.

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