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Cuckoo Bee.

Observed: 25th May 2012 By: moremothmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebratesmoremoth’s reputation in Invertebrates
Cuckoo Bee.
Description:

Yellow and black striped bee with orange antennae.

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Species interactions

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jeremyr's picture

I'm seeing the yellow band on

I'm seeing the yellow band on t1 as broadly interrupted, and marsham's do sometime have yellow tegulae? Otherwise this is a straight-forward N. goodeniana

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thanks for those points. How

thanks for those points.
How come the scutellar tubicles are occasionally absent on goodeniana (not here)? Is it older or newly hatched or just a variation? I've seen one or two Nomada I was unsure of for that reason then confirmed as such..

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