Honey bee about to make a pit stop on a Cosmos flower. ( Crab spider waits)
Carder Bee – Afranthidium Immanthidium repetitum.
Front and Back view of Thyreus (Cuckoo Bee) asleep on Geranium. They maintain this position by attaching themselves to the plant stem using their mouth parts where they can remain immobile for hours.. Truly is quite something to see.
“Join the queue”
Thyreus (Cuckoo Bee) stops for ‘lunch’ at a gazania. Surprisingly, I only noticed the small leaf-wilter ( I think) after I uploaded and it was this that made the shot unique and prompted the title!
Honey bee hovering at the Strelizia.