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Old 25th June 2016
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Re: Communal Dragonfly, Butterfly and Insect photo thread

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Originally Posted by alfbranch View Post
Barkflies can be tricky I agree.
That carder bee seems to be looking for the same thing as the snipe fly was I see various insects at the base of the leaves on our laurel hedge but you can see
Alf,

At the time I saw it, the bee was just resting/sunbathing, as many of the larger solitary bees do daily. The foliage was all wet from overnight rain so options for drinking were unlimited.

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