Saw it on lavender plants outside of the GW Psychology Dept. building.
Caught in a Yellow UV(-) pan trap left out from 10:30am to 3pm. In the Hymenoptera order.
Caught in a Blue UV pan trap left out from 10:30am to 3pm.
Caught on a cone flower outside GW Textile Museum.
Caught on a lavender bush outside GW Gelman Library.
A group of 4 deer were grazing on the grass along the edge of the back forest between the soccer field and the woods. They seemed unstartled even as our class walked in the area.
All white with slight ridges
~0.6 cm long
- 6 legs
- upper body a darker color then lower
- mainly yellow/brown with black stripes on abdomen
- only thorax and legs look to have hairs
- 6 legs
-main body 3 distinct parts
-2 sets of wings
- six legs
- ~0.4 cm long
- black and yellow striped
- covered in small hairs
- 6 legs
- set of antennas
-Has a yellow and black patterned body.
-3 part body (head, thorax, abdomen
-2 black antennas
-6 yellow legs from thorax
- set of wings
Striped yellow and dark brown body, pattern extends to the bottom and end of the abdomen. Golden storage pouches can be seen on both hind legs (see picture), both are large in size. Hair appears to thinly cover its body, with the thickest area being by and on the head.
Approximately 20 mm in length with three distinct regions of the body. Coloration is yellow and black in an alternating pattern with a large black spot just between the wings and a black abdomen. Hairs cover most of the body.
Relatively small in length (~2-3mm in length) Bright orange eyes and iridescence thorax.
Abdomen is yellow with five black stripes. Long, pointed stinger.
Black marking directly behind wing, with a yellow fury thorax. underside of the abdomen is black with a single yellow stripe on top.
Reddish brown in color with black and yellow bands on the abdomen. On the final set of legs there are prominent pollen baskets. Hair with split ends, as characteristics of Apidae. (From http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/accounts/Apis_mellifera)
Small fly with large, colorful (primarily orange with spots of green and blue) eyes and sparse hairs covering the body. Body has a reflective quality with an orange tint.
Found on the George Washington University campus using a yellow pan trap.
test added on gnp
This bee is commonly found on George Washington University grounds thanks to Hartmut Doebel's bee hives in Lisner Hall. They enjoy a diversity of plants and make honey for the Founding Farmer's restaurant in Georgetown.