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Leaf Cutter Bee

Megachile willughbiella(?) male.

Notice the hairy white chaps on his front legs (tarsi), he seemed to be using them to wipe pollen off his eyes.



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Re: Leaf Cutter Bee

Awesome macros. Amazing detail.
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Re: Leaf Cutter Bee

Repeating Keith, astonishing 'in your face' detail, Beag'. Run a few through a 3D printer and enjoy some honey.

(Don't get stung or you'll break out in hives …)
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Re: Leaf Cutter Bee

Excellent macro photos!

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Re: Leaf Cutter Bee

Wonderful colour and details in these. Nicely done.
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