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Bee-mimics have evolved to resemble bees, but are harmless. Many predators will avoid them because of their resemblance to bees.

This is actually a fly species Eristalis tenax- as indicated by a single pair of wings. Honey bees would have two pairs of wings, and typically a much longer tongue to consume nectar.

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Category:Animals
Subcategory:Insects
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Keywords:bee, bee-mimic, hoverfly, insect

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