Bee-like insect - help with identification please.

Bee-like insect - help with identification please.

Observation - Bee-like insect - help with identification please. - UK and Ireland. Description: Bee like insect. A halo of white hairs around its thorax. A white band on its abdomen with a few s

Bee like insect. A halo of white hairs around its thorax. A white band on its abdomen with a few sparse white hairs on a dark coloured tail.