Solitary Bee species in Ecuador. Solitary bees are not the same as social bees, as the females don’t rely on help to bring up the young.
Dark Sweat Bee
Who Lives in Bee Hotels. Bee hotels are provided for bees to use as breeding places by cavity-nesting solitary bee species.
How to live with sweat bees as they pollinate. Why get rid of sweat bees? Information on how to live with them and the sweat bees.
Garden Poppies and Dark Sweat Bees. In Ecuador a variety bee species are found and while visiting the garden found dark sweat bees on creamy poppies.
Sweat Bees Foraging Poppy Flowers. Poppies are annuals that provide pollen to many types of bees. Bees where collecting pollen on poppies.
Bees Foraging on Wild Flowers on the farm in the valley. Some bumble bees and sweat bees, as well as…