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Orange-banded Andrena this one is a bit beat up, not ideal to show off its distinctive 2 tone wings.. but you can still see a bit that they become smoky near the tips. Andrena prunorum,Geotagged,Summer,United States Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

Orange-banded Andrena

this one is a bit beat up, not ideal to show off its distinctive 2 tone wings.. but you can still see a bit that they become smoky near the tips.

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"Andrena prunorum", otherwise known as the purple miner bee, is a species of solitary bees in the family Andrenidae. It is commonly found in the continental United States as well as much of North and Central America.

Species identified by morpheme
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Uploaded Aug 5, 2022. Captured Aug 2, 2022 14:27 in RCJ4+FC Ferndale, WA, USA.
  • X-E2
  • f/11.0
  • 1/500s
  • ISO800
  • 80mm