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Skagit Ln, Seattle, Washington, US (Google, OSM)
47.6575167707, -122.3076445199
Accuracy: 5m
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Description

Large black bee with two yellow stripes. One one the top of its head and one on its rear. Pollinating flowers. Evening, overcast but warm and dry all day.

Apr. 29, 2012 20:04:46 -0700
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If it has one stripe on the head and one on the rear I think it might actually be a Yellow-faced bumble bee.

Posted by tessaf almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Yellow-faced Bumblebee - Photo (c) Minette Layne, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
tessaf's ID: Yellow-faced Bumblebee (Bombus vosnesenskii)
Posted by tessaf almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Yellow-faced Bumblebee - Photo (c) Minette Layne, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
mhf5's ID: Yellow-faced Bumblebee (Bombus vosnesenskii)
Posted by mhf5 almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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That's definitely it! Thank you!

Posted by mhf5 almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Yellow-faced Bumblebee - Photo (c) Minette Layne, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
bes907's ID: Yellow-faced Bumblebee (Bombus vosnesenskii)
Posted by bes907 almost 2 years ago (Flag)
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Yellow-faced Bumblebee - Photo (c) Minette Layne, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
mhf5's ID: Yellow-faced Bumblebee (Bombus vosnesenskii)
Yellow-faced Bumblebee - Photo (c) Minette Layne, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
Community ID: Yellow-faced Bumblebee (Bombus vosnesenskii)
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