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Lestis Carpenter Bees

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Carpenter Bees Foraging
by Corinne Jordan-Ivers

See Corinne's rare footage of male and female lestis carpenter bees together! Lestis carpenter bees are spectacular large bees with a noisy buzz. The females are a dhiny metallic green. The males have a fuzz of yellow fur on the thorax, with their metallic colouring showing underneath it.

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