Native American agriculture spread bees in early North America (Image 1)

A female squash bee (Peponapis pruinosa) gathers nectar or pollen from pumpkin flowers. Squash bees are highly specialized and economically important pollinators of plants in the genus Cucurbita, including pumpkins, summer and winter squash, and gourds. [Image 1 of 3 related ...This is an NSF Multimedia Gallery item.
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