P1060138 P1060137 P1060134 P1060135
Photo © Matt Muir, some rights reserved
Monticello (Google, OSM)
38.0095016732, -78.4520823508
Accuracy: 10m
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Description

On planted milk thistle

May. 13, 2012 09:58:08 -0400
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Comments & Identifications

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Bumble Bees - Photo (c) sankax, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
muir's ID: Bumble Bees (Genus Bombus)
Posted by muir over 2 years ago (Flag)
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Eastern Carpenter Bee - Photo (c) Tom McC., some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
mdwarriner's ID: Eastern Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa virginica)

Note the shiny black abdomen. Bumblebee abdomen's are covered in hair while carpenter bee's are almost completely hairless.

Posted by mdwarriner over 1 year ago (Flag)
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Eastern Carpenter Bee - Photo (c) Tom McC., some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
muir's ID: Eastern Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa virginica)
Posted by muir over 1 year ago (Flag)
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Thanks for the tips!

Posted by muir over 1 year ago (Flag)
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Identification Summary

Eastern Carpenter Bee - Photo (c) Tom McC., some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
muir's ID: Eastern Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa virginica)
Eastern Carpenter Bee - Photo (c) Tom McC., some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
Community ID: Eastern Carpenter Bee (Xylocopa virginica)
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