Andrena varians Kirby 1802 (Family Apidae)


Male

Female

Length: 9-11mm;
Forewing Length: Male 6.5-8mm, Female 9-10mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - June
(Earliest: 10.4)
(Winter)

Biotopes:
Meadows

Hedge Rows
Food:
Crataegus Nectar, Pollen

Bellis perennis Nectar, Pollen
Nest:
Bare Ground
Nest Parasites:
Nomada fabriciana

Nomada panzeri

Atlas Hymenoptera: Andrena varians, Europe
BWARS: Andrena varians
Dutch Bees and their Relations: Andrena varians
Wildbienen: Sand- bzw. Erdbienen: Andrena varians


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