Bees - BarbaraRibble
P165XylocopaParkinsoniae830
Apr. 6, 2017  10:21 a.m.  P1650830
I think the gray eyes make this Xylocopa parkinsoniae, Parkinson's Carpenter Bee, a male.  Seen at LBJ WC.  The yellow bands on the sides of the abdomen help make a quick ID.  Apid.

P165XylocopaParkinsoniae830
Apr. 6, 2017 10:21 a.m. P1650830
I think the gray eyes make this Xylocopa parkinsoniae, Parkinson's Carpenter Bee, a male. Seen at LBJ WC. The yellow bands on the sides of the abdomen help make a quick ID. Apid.