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Bumble Bee Robs Bee Balm
25-JUL-2008 Peter Hollinger

Bumble Bee Robs Bee Balm

Sharon, Vermont

This bee lacks the long tongue needed to pollinate
bee balm properly, so she just skewers the flower
at the base to suck out the nectar.


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Art Parnell06-Aug-2008 22:14
Say that 3 times fast! Nice details and colors, Peter.