Some sort of bee?

Some sort of bee?

Observation - Some sort of bee? - UK and Ireland. Description: In first photo I left it so that you can see the whole diameter of this pot - 32mm. So insect is approximately 15.5mm long. Found it on greater burdock when looking for bumblebees.

In first photo I left it so that you can see the whole diameter of this pot - 32mm. So insect is approximately 15.5mm long.

Found it on greater burdock when looking for bumblebees.