Stelis louisae, M, Side, MD, Dorchester County

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Detailed Description

Some of the Stelis groups of bees are very colorful. This is true of S. louisae....a nest parasite of Megachile campanulae and clan. This male was collected on Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge in the mostly marsh county of Dorchester. Photograph by Claire Mudd.


Image Dimensions: 6030 x 3270

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