MS. Urquhart

IMG 5718

Set image width: 640 · 720 · 800 · 1000 · 1200 · 1500 · max pixels.  •  Click image to advance.

title IMG 5718
country United States
state/province Ok
county Ok
city/place Oklahoma City Zoo
MAPdecimal latitude_longitude ••• 35.3_-98.7
when yyyymmdd hr:mn 2010:08:26 04:54:38
who MS. Urquhart
method/camera Canon Supershot SX120IS
plant/host/prey Sunflower
best guess identification Melissodes Agilis
notes These little critters were everywhere. Just a little smaller than a Honey Bee, this one is yellow with red antennae, but there are others that are rusty with black antennae--they fight over the sunflowers knocking each other off, even taking on other different bees. See: http://bugguide.net/node/view/362643

Click here to send feedback about this page to cailleach@cox.net

Updated: 2014-09-30 18:50:14 gmt
Discover Life | Top
© Designed by The Polistes Corporation