July 12, 2011

Cactus Bee, Arizona

Photograph by Mark W. Moffett, National Geographic

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

A cactus bee (Diadasia sp.) pollinates a barrel cactus in Tucson, Arizona.

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