checking out the cardboard on my compost pile under construction. The eyes, grooming behavior, and hovering flight patters were much different than a honey bee. Plus, it was solitary and not around flowers.
feeding on lantana, had been hanging around yard all morning. Terrible pics but it was all I could get.
Perching in garden on wooden stake in early morning.
feeding on borage. S/he eyeballed me after I took the picture. Had grey compound eyes and hovered.
feeding on overripe peaches
Sitting in tall snag
Taking a bath in fountain, feeding on peach tree.