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blue orchard bee egg on purple provision

blue orchard bee egg on purple provision

This cardboard nest tube has been opened to show an egg of the blue orchard bee (Osmia lignaria) sitting on a provision made the purple pollen of the flower Phacelia tanacetifolia. (Photo credit: Derek Artz, Ph.D.)

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