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Tribe Melectini - digger-bee-cuckoos


Melectini? - Melecta Apinae -? - Melecta Black bee topped with fuzzy orange - Melecta Red Backed Bumblebee - Melecta Andrena milwaukeensis ? - Melecta Cuckoo Bumble Bee? - Melecta Orange and black bee - Melecta Bee - Melecta

Bee - Xeromelecta interrupta - male Need ID thanks - Xeromelecta interrupta - male Need ID thanks - Xeromelecta interrupta - male Xeromelecta? - Xeromelecta californica Bee - Xeromelecta larreae - female Black Bee - Xeromelecta californica - female Possible Epeolus on Yarrow (Achillea millefolia) - Xeromelecta californica Bee sp. 2 - Xeromelecta interrupta

Bee #4 - Zacosmia maculata Zacosmia maculata - male Determined-looking critter, originally a bee, then  a sawfly, then a bee again. And now, a sawfly once more. I quit! - Zacosmia maculata Hymenoptera-Zacosmia maculata - Zacosmia maculata Unknown California bee - Zacosmia maculata - female Unknown California bee - Zacosmia maculata - female Apidae - Zacosmia maculata - male Apidae - Zacosmia maculata - male