Andrena lapponica Zetterstedt 1838 (Family Apidae)

Length: Male 9-10mm, Female 11-13mm;
Forewing Length Male 7.5-8mm, Female 8.5-10mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - June
(Earliest: 12.4)
(Winter)

Biotopes:
Heath and Moorland

Spruce Forest Edge
Food:
(Oligophagous)

Vaccinium myrtillus Nectar, Pollen

Vaccinium vitis-idaea Nectar, Pollen
Nest:
Bare Ground
Nest Parasites:
Nomada panzeri

Atlas Hymenoptera: Andrena lapponica, Europe
BWARS: Andrena lapponica
Dutch Bees and their Relations: Andrena lapponica


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