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Solitary bee nest sealed with a leaf

Observed: 21st July 2011 By: VeteranoakVeteranoak’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

This bee looked rather like Osmia rufa (which I have had nesting here) but without the reddish hairs.
I thought that it would seal the hole with clay, but instead it used what appeared to be chewed up leaves and it was sealed with a leaf.

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