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Gooden's nomad bee

Observed: 13th May 2012 By: mik coffinmik coffin’s reputation in Invertebratesmik coffin’s reputation in Invertebratesmik coffin’s reputation in Invertebrates
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A parasite of Andrena bees, (

A parasite of Andrena bees, ( Mining Bees), following the Andrenas back to their tunnels & then laying an egg which when hatched will eat eggor andrena larva, then the food-store.

Brock

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cuckoo bee

Thanks brock, There were masses of mining bee excavations all over the park, so this one should fare well
Mik

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