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Leafcutter bee

Figs. 1–3. A female leafcutter bee makes a circular cut in 10 seconds and uses the tissue to line its nesting cavity. Damage to the plant is minimal. Leafcutter bees are outstanding pollinators and may be attracted into nesting tubes.
Leafcutter bee
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