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Mining Bee

Observed: 1st April 2012 By: Urban NatureUrban Nature’s reputation in InvertebratesUrban Nature’s reputation in InvertebratesUrban Nature’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

A mining bee but again not sure - could be A.clarkella?

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Andrena nigroaenea?

A clarkella has much stronger contrast between thorax and dark head & abdomen. A nigroaenea is a strong possibility, but the golden pollen basket isn't as clear as I'd like.