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Mining Bee

Observed: 27th March 2011 By: peter.orchard000peter.orchard000’s reputation in Invertebrates
Mining Bee - A haemorrhoa

There were lots of these small bees about today. Only .5" in length, they are very active not settling for long on leaves. I did not see any on garden or wild flowers but there are not many in flower yet. My limited insect field guide suggests that this might be A haemorrhoa purely because it emerges early but the brown thorax and absence of a coloured tip to the abdomen leaves me with doubts.

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