Apis mellifera

Photograph by Jay Worley.

Photography contest, Honorable Mention.

Worley.Damp_Apis_mellifera.jpg

Apis mellifera – western or European honey bee - quite soaked after a thunderstorm, drying on a flower petal; the setae (“hairs”) resemble those of a wet dog, though setae and hairs are very different in structure.

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