The Blue Carpenter Bee is one of the most stunning carpenter bees with a hairy blue thorax, black abdomen, and dark black eyes. The common name “carpenter bee” derives from their nesting behavior; nearly all species burrow into hard plant material such as dead wood or bamboo. A Carpenter bee with a yellow thorax also available.
► UV blocking conservation glass (so colors/details won’t fade)
► Museum quality shadowbox frame
► Archival materials (Acid and Lignin free mounting papers)
► 6” H x 6” W x 1¼ “ D. (choose frame color: black, walnut, white)
► Hook attached to hang on wall or can also stand on its own
► Natural history story about the specimen comes on a vintage style museum label.
► Gift box with info about sustainable bee origin and care of display.
► Professionally made by an entomologist in Sonoma County California.
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