Colletes_daviesanus

Females of the solitary bee Colletes daviesanus are gathering pollen on Tanacetum. Males are looking for females and will pounce upon the female moving around on flowers of Tanacetum. The act of pouncing will be shown here as an animation. (5 X retarded)

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