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Bee - Melissodes - male

Bee - Melissodes - Male
Pennypack Restoration Trust, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, USA
June 28, 2004
One area in which I need a lot of help is in identifying bees. I will post several that seem to be different species. Thanks for any help.
Southeastern PA

Moved from Long-horned bees.

Digger bee
Nice shot of a male digger bee, family Apidae, probably Melissodes sp. The very long antennae are characteristic of the triber Eucerini. Please contact me about submitting some of your shots for our field guide. Thank you.

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