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Orchid Bee (Euglossa sp.: Apidae) Foraging on Porterweed (Stachytarpheta sp.: Verbenaceae). Canopy Tower, Canal Zone, Soberania National Park, Semaphore Hill, Panamá Province, Panamá. Tropical lowland rainforest (mixed evergreen and deciduous forest) at 234 m (768 ft) elevation.
· Date: Tue January 30, 2018 · Views: 120 · Filesize: 85.7kb · Dimensions: 768 x 768 ·
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Keywords: Orchid Bee, Euglossa sp., Apidae, Canal Zone, Soberania National Park, Semaphore Hill, Panamá Province, Panamá
Scientific Name: Euglossa sp.
Equipment: Canon
Location: Canopy Tower, Canal Zone, Soberania National Park, Semaphore Hill, Panamá Province, Panamá.
Habitat: Tropical lowland rainforest (mixed evergreen and deciduous forest) at 234 m (768 ft) elevation.
Date Taken: December 2017
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Tue January 30, 2018 4:24pm

Beautifully captured in this hovering mode Stanley!

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Tue January 30, 2018 4:27pm

Oh my.... beautifully done Stanley.

How the heck you get these wee ones in flight just defeats me!!!!

Very well done my friend.

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Tue January 30, 2018 4:57pm

Oh look at the colours on him! Gorgeous, Stanley!

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Tue January 30, 2018 5:48pm

Excellent shot, brilliantly timed. Wonderful iridescence Stanley!
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Tue January 30, 2018 6:13pm

Well timed close-up with beautiful colors.
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Tue January 30, 2018 6:32pm

Three superb colourfully lit and detailed captures Stanley, well done.
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Tue January 30, 2018 7:33pm

I love Bees Stanley. This is a beauty. Well captured

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Tue January 30, 2018 7:33pm

A green bee I never knew such a creature existed
Fabulous flight capture

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Wed January 31, 2018 6:16am

Stunning bee in flight shot Stanley , many tfs MF

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Thu February 8, 2018 10:29am

A great capture of this hovering bee in a beautiful setting, Stanley.

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