Lasioglossum albipes (Fabricius 1781) (Family Apidae)


Male

Female

Length: Male 6-9mm, Female 7-9mm;
Forewing Length: Male 5-6mm, Female 5-6.5mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - October
(Earliest: 17.6)
(Winter)

Attractant Chemicals
Lactones Eicosanolide, Octadecanolide

Biotopes:
Heath and Moorland

Meadows
Food:
(Adult)

Several Asteraceae Nectar, Pollen

Anthriscus sylvestris Nectar, Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen

Chamerion angustifolium Nectar, Pollen
Nest:
Bare Ground
Nest Parasite:
Sphecodes monilicornis

Atlas Hymenoptera: Lasioglossum albipes, Europe
BWARS: Lasioglossum albipes
Dutch Bees and their Relations: Lasioglossum albipes


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