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Ivy mining bee (left) and a honey bee (right). Ivy bees are very efficient at carrying pollen - notice how the legs are much hairier and the pollen basket is the entire length of the leg.

Would like this detail on a beekeepers home or apiary structures. Barberini Bee in Rome. The Barberini bees were incorporated into Bernini's Baldacchino in St. Peter's Basilica, The Vatican.