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A picture of one of the male bees in the swarm that I posted yesterday. Unfortunately I do not have a female speciemen.
35251220154mmNOTES Collected from a single mediumsized gum on the side of the road. Was also a large swarm of bee 36 Probably thousands and thousands of them swarming in the sun close to the ground and near the tree. Lots of other species mostly small and predominantly yellow in colour... There did not seem to be many flowering plants in the area besides this one As seen from the road.NTS2007'44.8 E13413' 15.5SWARMXanthesma Xenohesma stageimale