Nomada 2

Nomada 2

Observation - Nomada 2 - UK and Ireland. Description: A second species of what I think is a Nomada cuckoo bee. This one has four distinct bands on the abdomen - the first two slightly broken in the middle. On sandy heathland busily nosing around mining bee burrows. Rarely still for more than 2 seconds so get

A second species of what I think is a Nomada cuckoo bee. This one has four distinct bands on the abdomen - the first two slightly broken in the middle. On sandy heathland busily nosing around mining bee burrows. Rarely still for more than 2 seconds so getting a good shot was very tricky.