Megachile leachella Curtis 1828 (Family Apidae)

Length: Male 8-9mm, Female 9-11mm;
Forewing Length: Male 5.5-7mm, Female 5-7mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? May - August
(Earliest: 6.6)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows

Meadows
Food:
Cirsium palustre Nectar, Pollen

Chamerion angustifolium Nectar, Pollen
Nest:
Bare Ground
Leaves Cut for Nest:
Lotus corniculatus

Atlas Hymenoptera: Megachile leachella, Belgium
Dutch Bees and their Relations: Megachile leachella


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