Is this bee male Halictus rubicundus

Is this bee male Halictus rubicundus

Observation - Is this bee male Halictus rubicundus - UK and Ireland. Description: small male bee in good condition feeding acidly on garden scabious. The white spherical egg-like things on his body are hollyhock pollen. There were two or three in the vicinity

small male bee in good condition feeding acidly on garden scabious. The white spherical egg-like things on his body are hollyhock pollen. There were two or three in the vicinity