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Transverse-banded Flower Fly Eristalis transversa

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elevine

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August 8, 2020 04:24 PM EDT

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Brown-belted Bumble Bee Bombus griseocollis

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elevine

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August 8, 2020 04:28 PM EDT

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Eastern Carpenter Bee Xylocopa virginica

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elevine

Date

August 8, 2020 04:26 PM EDT

Description

“Nectar robbing” Scarlet Beebalm (Monarda didyma).

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Two-spotted Scoliid Wasp Scolia dubia ssp. dubia

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elevine

Date

August 8, 2020 04:31 PM EDT

Description

On Rudbeckia sp.

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Common Eastern Bumble Bee Bombus impatiens

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elevine

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August 8, 2020 04:32 PM EDT

Description

On Rudbeckia sp.

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Cuckoo Leaf-cutter Bees Genus Coelioxys

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elevine

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August 8, 2020 04:56 PM EDT

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Leafcutter, Mortar, and Resin Bees Genus Megachile

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elevine

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August 8, 2020 04:58 PM EDT

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Four-banded Stink Bug Hunter Wasp Bicyrtes quadrifasciatus

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 04:09 PM EDT

Description

On Sweet pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia).

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Brown-belted Bumble Bee Bombus griseocollis

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 04:29 PM EDT

Description

On Butterfly bush (Buddleia davidii).

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Cuckoo Leaf-cutter Bees Genus Coelioxys

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 05:04 PM EDT

Description

This observation is of the upper bee in both photos, with the Western Honey Bee below it for scale.

On Sweet Pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia).

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Eastern Carpenter Bee Xylocopa virginica

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 04:06 PM EDT

Description

Female (left) and male (right) on or around Sweet pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia).

The male hovered in place for quite some time while the female slowly moved to the bottom of the inflorescence. Eventually they copulated, largely out of sight, below the inflorescence.

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 03:58 PM EDT

Description

On Sweet pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia).

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European Tube Wasp Ancistrocerus gazella

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elevine

Date

August 8, 2020 04:37 PM EDT

Description

On Rudbeckia sp.

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Common Aerial Yellowjacket Dolichovespula arenaria

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 04:06 PM EDT

Description

On Sweet pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia).

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Two-spotted Scoliid Wasp Scolia dubia ssp. dubia

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 04:11 PM EDT

Description

On Sweet pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia).

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Two-spotted Long-horned Bee Melissodes bimaculatus

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 04:23 PM EDT

Description

On Salvia sp.

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Elegant Grass-carrying Wasp Isodontia elegans

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 04:11 PM EDT

Description

On Sweet pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia).

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Eastern Cicada-killer Wasp Sphecius speciosus

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 04:09 PM EDT

Description

On Sweet pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia).

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Great Black Digger Wasp Sphex pensylvanicus

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elevine

Date

August 9, 2020 05:02 PM EDT

Description

On Sweet pepperbush (Clethra alnifolia).

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Graceful Spurge Euphorbia hypericifolia

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elevine

Date

August 7, 2020 04:11 PM EDT

Description

Growing in a flower bed in front of an apartment building.

I wish I could have gotten better images of the stipules.

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Eastern Yellowjacket Vespula maculifrons

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elevine

Date

August 6, 2020 05:16 PM EDT

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House Sparrow Passer domesticus

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elevine

Date

August 6, 2020 05:15 PM EDT

Description

Enjoying some sunflower seeds.

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Flesh Flies Family Sarcophagidae

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elevine

Date

August 6, 2020 05:19 PM EDT

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Common Eastern Bumble Bee Bombus impatiens

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elevine

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August 6, 2020 05:05 PM EDT

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elevine

Date

August 6, 2020 04:32 PM EDT

Description

On Common Sunflower (Helianthus annuus) planted in a sidewalk flowerbed.

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European Paper Wasp Polistes dominula

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elevine

Date

August 6, 2020 05:02 PM EDT

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Two-spotted Long-horned Bee Melissodes bimaculatus

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elevine

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August 6, 2020 05:04 PM EDT

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Blue Dasher Pachydiplax longipennis

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elevine

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August 6, 2020 05:06 PM EDT

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Blue Dasher Pachydiplax longipennis

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elevine

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August 6, 2020 04:41 PM EDT

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Monarch Danaus plexippus

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elevine

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August 6, 2020 05:23 PM EDT
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