Chelostoma florisomne (Linnaeus 1758) (Family Apidae)


Female at Nest in Oak Fence Post

Length: 7-11mm;
Forewing Length: 6-8mm;
Proboscis Length: 3.8mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - July
(Earliest: 24.5)

Biotopes:
Meadows
Nest:
Fence Posts
Nest Parasites:
Monosapyga clavicornis
Parasitoids:
Leucospis dorsigera Larva

Trichrysis cyanea Larva
Phoretic (Symbiotic Hitch-hiker):
Chaetodactylus osmiae

Atlas Hymenoptera: Chelostoma florisomne
BWARS: Chelostoma florisomne
Dutch Bees and their Relations: Chelostoma florisomne
Wildbienen: Scherenbienen: Chelostoma florisomne


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