Any ideas what the tiny orange worm-like creatures are on this Andrena cineraria?
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The orange creatures on the bee appear to be oil beetle triungulin larvae, there was anothere recent observation of the same sort of thing in http://www.ispot.org.uk/node/332809?nav=search
Perhaps worth posting a second observation for these, or doing an "association" between the two.
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Thanks for your comment. I did have my suspicions that they were oil beetle triungulins.
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