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21-Jun-2017 Lies Lammers _MG_6151

Hairy Legged Mining Bee - Pluimvoetbij - Dasypoda hirtipes

Hairy Legged Mining Bee (female)The bee is remarkable for the female’s very large pollen brushes on the hind tibia. The species will form nesting aggregations in bare or sparsely vegetated sandy or other friable soils and females collect pollen exclusively from composites (Asteraceae) especially yellow flowered species such as Ox-tongues Picris spp. and Ragworts Senecio spp.’ on Hawkweed Oxtongue
Pluimvoetbij op Echt Bitterkruid

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lucanton10-Jul-2017 13:43
magnifique macro, les couleurs sont superbes! V
Jean D10-Jul-2017 02:41
Superb tack sharp close up of the bee hard at work. ~V
Buz Kiefer09-Jul-2017 22:19
Gorgeous detail and color. Excellent depth. BV
Dwight Rankine02-Jul-2017 12:38
Beautiful sharp shot! BV
Ton, Ben & Rob Nagtegaal02-Jul-2017 07:09
Een mooie en scherpe macro, heel mooi Lies. V
Hank Vander Velde02-Jul-2017 01:46
Excellent sharp shot of it covered in pollen Lise.
Pierre Martin02-Jul-2017 00:55
very impressive that picture specialy with that pollen!
MarcViskens01-Jul-2017 19:06
buitengewoon mooi Lies
Pierre01-Jul-2017 17:46
La récolte de pollen est impressionnante, une magnifique prise de vue! V
Ton T.01-Jul-2017 17:41
Een zeer geslaagde opname Lies en interessante informatie! V
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