Cuckoo Bee – 5/21/23
Observer: Josh Simons
Observation Date: 5/21/23
Observation Time: 3:05 p.m.
Observation Location: near Gavins Pond
Common Name: Cuckoo Bee
Scientific Name: Nomada maculata
Comments: Cuckoo bees lay their eggs in the colonies of other species of bees so they do not have to raise their own young, much as cuckoo birds lay their eggs in the nests of other birds.
More Information: Wikipedia