Caption: Sweat bee (Agapostemon sp.) crawls over flower in Ohio meadow. These brilliant blue-green bees nest in tunnels they dig in the ground. They get their common name from their attraction to human sweat which they lap up for the salt. They are found throughout much of North America.

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Keywords: agapostemon, animal, arthropod, bees, blue-green, crawl, eat, feed, flower, insect, insects, invertebrate, meadow, nest, ohio, sweat bee, zoology

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Sweat bee

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