No interactions present.
There are several very similar members of this family of bees ,so I cannot be sure of the exact species .
Okay thanks for the ID :) I hadn't a clue other than that it was a bee/wasp. I found it hanging around Grey Mining Bees so I'm thinking the two species might be closely linked (parasitic bee?).
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Sphecodes are almost all brood parasites of various Lasioglossum and Halictus bees. The only exceptions to the rule in UK are Sphecodes rubicundus and S. pellucidus, which attack Andrena labialis and A. barbilabris respectively.
I would be amazed if there was any relationship between your Sphecodes and A. cineraria
Very interesting information, thank you. I'll have to have a look out for other mining bees they might be associated with then. There were lots about.
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