Osmia argentula

Osmia argentula

Observation - Osmia argentula. Description: I have been observing these bees since the beginning of June. I have not seen the male for a week now but the female is always in the gap in the old worn bridle joint of the table top. Other females visit/nest in the same spot. I know they nest in snai

I have been observing these bees since the beginning of June. I have not seen the male for a week now but the female is always in the gap in the old worn bridle joint of the table top. Other females visit/nest in the same spot. I know they nest in snail shells but perhaps the loose joint provides a similar space. Would anyone confirm the identification?