Grey or Ashy Mining Bee

Grey or Ashy Mining Bee

Observation - Grey or Ashy Mining Bee - UK and Ireland. Description: Lots of these bees were flying along the Peddar's Way footpath. The path is quite bare and the vertical edges were full of small openings into which the females disappeared. Several dead bodies were noted along the central ridge of the path - presumably t

Lots of these bees were flying along the Peddar's Way footpath. The path is quite bare and the vertical edges were full of small openings into which the females disappeared. Several dead bodies were noted along the central ridge of the path - presumably the males dying after mating.