Sharp Tailed bee (Coelioxys ) (Garden)

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Cavity nesting bee
Sharp Tailed bee
(Coelioxys Intermis)
Female

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Cuckoo Bee (Melecta albifrons )(Garden)

Cuckoo Bee (Melecta albifrons )

An Early bee to the garden !
The Photo which I took in my garden is of a Cuckoo Bee (Melecta albifrons )is one of the most impressive bees that is likely to turn up in the garden. It lays its eggs in the nest of Hairy-footed Flower Bee Anthophora plumipes. I have also had other colour variants in my garden form all black to black and beige to see them please click “Here”

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