ahb's picture

Sawfly perhaps?

Observed: 19th May 2013 By: ahbahb’s reputation in Invertebratesahb’s reputation in Invertebratesahb’s reputation in Invertebratesahb’s reputation in Invertebrates
P1090597
Description:

Flying and settling in grassland today. No real idea of what this is.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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Nomada

Cuckoo Bee Nomada flava group,The group includes N panzeri and N ruficornis

WLR

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I reckon not flava or panzeri

I reckon not flava or panzeri as they are darker on the abdomen - yellow/red looks like ruficornis, no yellow patches/tegulae, etc and stripes on thorax.

If I was a gambling girl my money would be on ruficornis. But I'm not. :-)

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Cuckoo Bee

Many thanks for the IDs folks.

Alan Brampton (Benson)