Agapostemon virescens

Common Names: Bicolored Agapostemon, metallic green bee, sweat bee
Category: Insects
Sub-category: Bees

Thorax and head is a bright metallic green. Males: Hind femora slender, fully three times as long as the greatest width. Females: Abdomen black, with pale basal fasciae.

Most commonly found on flowers from April to October.

Edible Notes: No available information on edibility.
Warnings: While not aggressive, like other bees they are capable of delivering a painful sting.
Additional Information: http://bugguide.net/node/view/21858
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