Tiny mining bee

Tiny mining bee

Observation - Tiny mining bee - UK and Ireland. Description: Only about 1cm long - holes they live in (in dried mud) are about 0.5cm across (see chickweed at top for sense of scale). They have furry legs. Tens of them flying around school playground.

Only about 1cm long - holes they live in (in dried mud) are about 0.5cm across (see chickweed at top for sense of scale). They have furry legs. Tens of them flying around school playground.