Who Lives in Bee Hotels. Bee hotels are provided for bees to use as breeding places by cavity-nesting solitary bee species.
Dark Leaf Cutter Bee
Both Leafcutter Bees on Flowers. Both the black and red leafcutter bee species foraging on cosmos flowers, flying passed each other.
Busy Leafcutter Bee with Pollen “Megachile Ericetorum” . A video slide of this busy leafcutter bee, collecting pollen as it buzzes from flower to flower.
A Leafcutter Bee on Cosmos Flowers with a video slide of photo’s. This dark leafcutter foraging on flowers showing pollen abdomen.
Bee Species In Ecuador, found in our home gardens. Amazing how many species are foraging on flowers and some small and larger.
How to Identify a Bee, key things to look out for as there is many insects that mimic bees. Therefore a few basics are named with photo’s.