About12mm long. What sort of bee is it?
No interactions present.
This is the only carder on the W Isles, and is a particular subspecies associated with Shetland, W Isles, Coll and Tiree in Scotland (B. m. agricolae, very strongly coloured and black below). Another race occurs on the mainland.
recording wildlife with The Recorder's Year on www.hbrg.org.uk/TRY.html.
Lat/Lng: 58.4746, -6.2213
OS grid ref: NB539617