A Hairy Footed plumipes Bee. In Ecuador this hairy footed plumipes bee was so busy foraging on flowers and making a nest in old walls.
Bee Species and Life cycle and Habits
Different Honey Bee Species. So many different honey bees species, but only 8 species are recognized with many other subspecies of honey bees.
Green Metallic Sweat Bee on Flowers. On a sunny day a tiny green metallic sweat bee glistening in the sunlight foraging on cosmos.
Spider Catches a Bee for Prey. Spiders may lay under petals or wait for the right time to catch a bee or insect on flowers.
Foraging Honey Bees on Flowers. The honey bees forage on any flowers that are available in their area, even small black jack flowers.
A Native Blue Bee on Cosmos flowers in South America Ecuador. A sunny day produced a number of bees found on cosmos, as well as this blue bee.