Garden Cosmos and SA Bumblebee Foraging. A sub family of a bumblebee called hairy footed plumipes bee out foraging on the cosmos flowers.
Bee Species and Life cycle and Habits
South American Bumblebee Nesting. In Ecuador these bees make there nests in old walls and bricks, called hairy footed plumipes bees.
Pollination of Passion Fruit Flowers done either by hand or the bumblebee and the carpenter bee, as well as other bees species.
A Drone Bees Life Cycle. The drone is a male bee of the honey bee species that does not work and its life’s role described here.
A Bumblebees Life Cycle. Bumblebees are social creatures and have an interesting lifecycle as the queen nests while helped by her workers.
Who Lives in Bee Hotels. Bee hotels are provided for bees to use as breeding places by cavity-nesting solitary bee species.