Entomology question, Identification?

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Entomology question, Identification?

Post by vk4vfx » Mon May 03, 2010 2:20 am

Can anyone please help with the identification of the attached insect that was sent to me by a friend who lives in New South Wales in Australia, is this an indigenous species or introduced?

Many Thanks

Stu
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Post by Darby » Tue May 11, 2010 7:22 pm

Looks like a carpenter bee -

http://www.aussiebee.com.au/xylocopa.html

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Post by vk4vfx » Sat Jan 29, 2011 12:14 am

Thanks Darby that would be the one, excellent work!!!

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