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perdita ~ fairy bees

An extremely tiny fairly bee in the center of a daisy flower

There is a general size most people associate with bees. Perdita falls nowhere in that range. These bees could fit in the pocket of a bumblebee's pants. Despite their petite statures, they can be quite sprightly as they dash about the blooms. Many are specialists on particular plants, timing their emergence for a specific bloom. 

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