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Bee_A32711

Observed: 22nd April 2012 By: BugsnapperBugsnapper’s reputation in Invertebrates
Bee_A32711
Description:
Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Andrena (Zonandrena) flavipes interacts

Comments

jeremyr's picture

any reason it's not a male A.

any reason it's not a male A. nigroaenea?

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Syrphus's picture

One fairly compelling reason

One fairly compelling reason is that it is female ;-).

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jeremyr's picture

so that's crossed off. what

so that's crossed off. what features make it a female?

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Syrphus's picture

The pollen-carrying hairs on

The pollen-carrying hairs on the legs. You could also count antennal segments, or see the felty foveae on the face, or see a sting.

M.

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