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Green bee or fly - Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve, San Mateo County, California. This bee or fly was feeding on hawksbeard.  - Agapostemon

Green bee or fly - Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve, San Mateo County, California. This bee or fly was feeding on hawksbeard. - Agapostemon
Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve, Skyline Boulevard, San Mateo County, California, USA
April 14, 2013
Size: ~1cm in length
This bee or fly was travelling from flower to flower feeding; it seemed most attracted to hawksbeard.

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Agapostemon
Genus Agapostemon is composed of the metallic green sweat bees.

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