Carpenter-mimic Leafcutter Bee (Megachile spp. likely xylocopoides)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY: Carpenter-mimic Leafcutter Bee (Megachile spp. likely xylocopoides)

Resembles a Carpenter Bee, but gathers pollen on it’s abdomen. Shown on Florida’s State Wildflower: Tickseed (Coreopsis spp.)

Learn: http://bugguide.net/node/view/23995

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