Xylocopa flavonigrescens, Yellow-and-black Carpenter Bee

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Xylocopa flavonigrescens, _Yellow-and-black_Carpenter_Bee, I_JSA3270
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Note yellow hairs on T1, black hairs of head including gena, and greenish reflections of wings. In Singapore this species has been routinely confused with X. aestuans (=confusa). All such bees should be critically identified.


title Xylocopa flavonigrescens, Yellow-and-black Carpenter Bee
sex female
country Singapore
locality Pasir Ris
MAPdecimal latitude_longitude ••• 1.4_103.8
photographer John S. Ascher
date yyyymmdd 2012-05-01T20:00:28Z
determined by John Ascher

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