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Supplies & services
BioQuip - Entomology Equipment, Supplies and Books
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Memberships
Scarabs: the Bug Society
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League of Conservation Voters

 

Andrena mining bee pollinating a cherry blossom
Andrena mining bee
pollinating a cherry blossom, April

 

Andrena mining bee pollinating a cherry blossom
Andrena mining bee
pollinating an apricot blossom, April

 

Picture of a digger bee of the tribe Anthophorini
Fast-flying Habropoda digger bee

observed pollinating peach and cherry blossoms, April

 

Tri-colored bumblebee pollinating apricot blossoms
Tri-colored bumblebee
pollinating apricot blossoms, April

 

Green osmia mason bee pollinating apricot blossoms
Green osmia mason bee
pollinating apricot blossoms, April

 

California tortoiseshell butterfly pollinating apricot blooms
California tortoiseshell butterfly

pollinating blooming apricot, April

 

Mourning cloak butterfly pollinating apricot blooms
Mourning cloak butterfly

pollinating blooming apricot, April

 

Gray hairstreak butterfly nectaring on apricot blooms
Gray hairstreak butterfly

pollinating blooming apricot, April

 

Syrphid hoverfly pollinating apricot blossoms
Syrphid hoverfly
pollinating apricot blossoms, April

 

Black Podalonia cutworm wasp pollinating apple blossoms
Podalonia cutworm wasp

pollinating apple blossoms, May

 

Scoliid scarab hunter wasp pollinating apple trees
Scoliid scarab hunter wasp

pollinating apple blossoms, May

 

Green metallic sweat bee pollinating apple blossoms
Green metallic sweat bee

pollinating apple blossoms, May

 



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