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Bee

Observed: 9th June 2012 By: Kath25
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Description:

This bee crawled onto my hand and was very reluctant to leave. I finally managed to coax it onto a chive flower.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Buff-Tailed Bumble Bee (Bombus (Bombus) terrestris) interacts

Comments

Fenwickfield's picture

Said

It is thought that they stay there if there cold and warm up on your hand ,don't know if it is true but it sounds nice.

Fenwickfield

Kath25's picture

Could be. It was windy and

Could be. It was windy and damp, but had stopped raining. I wondered if it was trying to get higher up to dry off a bit.