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Megachile rotundata

Megachile rotundata

An alfalfa leafcutting bee (Megachile rotundata) visits an alfalfa flower. A new study on the species shows that larval diet influences whether it matures and reproduces in one season or enters diapause as a prepupa. (Photo credit: Peggy Greb, USDA-ARS)

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