Andrena ovatula (Kirby 1802) (Family Apidae)


Male

Female

Length: Male 7-9mm, Female 9-11mm;
Forewing Length: Male 5-7mm, Female 7-7.5mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? April - June
July - September
(Earliest: 27.6)
(Winter)

Biotopes:
Hedge Rows
Food:
Sonchus oleraceus Nectar, Pollen

Tanacetum vulgare Nectar, Pollen

Heracleum sphondylium Nectar, Pollen
Nest:
Bare Ground

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


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