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What kind of bee is this?

Posted by alexander3 6 Pennsylvania (My Page) on
Thu, Apr 3, 14 at 14:59


I see these guys in my garden every year. They are noticeably smaller than honeybees. The flowers are crocus, to give you some scale. Any idea what they are?

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RE: What kind of bee is this?

A view of the abdomen:

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A better look at the face.

RE: What kind of bee is this?

It looks like an Andrena species.

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