Blue-spotted Cloak-and-dagger Bee

  • Name: Thyreus caeruleopunctatus
  • Rank: species
  • Parent ID: 243536
  • Thyreus caeruleopunctatus, commonly known as the chequered cuckoo bee, is a parasitic bee of the genus Thyreus, also called cuckoo bees. It is a stocky bee, notable for its brilliant metallic blue and black banded colors.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thyreus_caeruleopunctatus

    ID: 493105