Natural History Photographs


Xylocopa aestuans
Göksü delta (Mersin), Turkey; 16 June 2011. Female.
Göksü delta (Mersin), Turkey; 16 - 17 June 2011. Male.
Xylocopa iris
Deutsch:Kleine Holzbiene
Yaniklar (Muğla), Turkey; 13 June 2012.
Xylocopa violacea
Nederlands:Blauwzwarte houtbij
English:Violet carpenter bee
Deutsch:Blauschwarze Holzbiene
Omalos (Crete), Greece; 26 April 2017. Male perching in territory.
 
Pinara (Muğla), Turkey;
13 June 2009.
Karadere (Muğla), Turkey; 8 June 2009.
Lavilledieu (Ardèche), France; 30 July 2011. Male.