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Amegilla bees (Amegilla sp), males at the "dormitory", Oukaimedem, High Atlas, Morocco.

© Frank Deschandol & Philippe Sabine / Biosphoto

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Image size: 5472x3648 pixels (18.2"x12.2" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2018-07-27

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Comme elles ont le sang froid, les abeilles tirent leur énergie de la chaleur du soleil et doivent donc se reposer pendant la nuit et par temps frais. En s'accrochant aux tiges avec leurs fortes mandibules en forme de mâchoires, elles se détendent progressivement - leur corps s'abaisse, leurs ailes se reposent et leurs antennes s'affaissent - jusqu'à ce qu'elles s'endorment, en attendant le matin. Image primée BBC WPY.

Keywords

Ambiance / Seasons / Temperate season / Summer

Winning picture

Africa / North Africa / Great Maghreb / Maghreb / Morocco / Atlas Mountains / High Atlas Mountain range

Enumeration / Lane

July

Best of

Sleepy

Flora / Spermatophyte / Flowering plant / Monocotyledon / Poales order / Gramineae / Poaceae family

Individual / Male

Shot / Overview

Shot / Profile shot

Rest / Sleep

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (botany) / Stem

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (botany) / Herb

Individual / Stage of development / Imago

Enumeration / Group

Enumeration / Indian row

Animal / Wild animal / Invertebrate / Insect / Hymenoptere / Bee / Bee (Amegilla sp)

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Archaeplastida / Chlorobionta / Embryophyta / Tracheophyta / Spermatophyta / Phanerogamae / Angiospermae / Monocotyledoneae / Poales / Gramineae / Poaceae

Eukaryota / Opisthokonta / Metazoa / Bilateria / Coelomata / Protostomia / Articulata / Arthropoda / Tracheata / Antennata / Hexapoda / Insecta / Hymenoptera / Aculeata / Apoidea / Apidae / Amegilla

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