Native bee (1457/2370)

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Native bee carrying pollen on its legs. Native bees are solitary, raising their young in a small hole dug in the ground. There are 18 species of Leioproctus bees in New Zealand.

Scientific name
Leioproctus sp.
Common names
hairy colletid bee
Waikato, New Zealand
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