Osmia bicolor (Schrank 1781) (Family Apidae)


Male

Length: 8-10mm;
Forewing Length: Male 6.5-7.5mm, Female 6.5-8mm;
Proboscis Length: 8mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? March - July
(Earliest: 14.4)

Biotopes:
Wet Forest
Food:
(Adult)

Anemone nemorosa Pollen

Petasites hybridus Nectar, Pollen
Nest:
Dead Snail Shells

Atlas Hymenoptera: Osmia bicolor
BWARS: Osmia bicolor
Dutch Bees and their Relations: Osmia bicolor
Wildbienen: Mauerbienen: Osmia bicolor


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