Once they have collected nectar and pollen, bumblebees return to the nest and deposit the harvested nectar and pollen into brood cells, or into wax cells for storage.
Flies aggressively and buzzes like a hornet. In the southern United States, sometimes called the news bee or good news bee for its habit of hovering in front of a person and “giving them the news”.
There are over two dozen varieties in the Swallowtail Family of butterflies in North America.
This grasshopper kept jumping up in front of me and almost hitting me a couple of times while I was walking down a gravel road. I got the hint that he wanted me to take his photograph. He did let me get close to him and after I got the shot I wanted he jumped off into the… Read More »