Epiclopis gayi – a cleptoparasitic bee (a.k.a …

Epiclopis gayi – a cleptoparasitic bee (a.k.a nest parasite or cuckoo bee) of almost certainly Centris bees.  

Perhaps even of the Centris bee that was posted just prior to this as this bee was also collected in southern Chile on the expedition with Laurence Packer.  Photos by Kelly Graniger and Anders Croft.