Tag Archives: pollinator

08.21.2020-2 Sweet and Sweaty Sweat Bee Flash Friday

It was a little sweltery so sweat was indeed the case as well as this is a sweet little pollinator. I only managed two shots before it left the Boneset but that is all it took to get a nice … Continue reading

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07.25.2019 Nectaring Hoverfly After a Day of Rain

This little Hover Fly or Syrphid Fly (Allograpta obliqua-Common Oblique Syrphid) aka Flower Fly was having a nice nectar dinner next to our driveway Wednesday afternoon. A little more intimate than the shot I shared the other day. What a … Continue reading

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