Andrena carantonica [scotica] Pérez 1902 (Family Apidae)


Male

Female

Length: Male 10-13mm, Female 13-14mm;
Forewing Length: Male 7.5-9.5mm, Female 9.5-10.5mm
Egg Larva Pupa Adult
? ? ? March - June
(Earliest: 15.3)
(Winter)

Attractant Chemicals
Monoterpenoids Geraniol
Sesquiterpenoids Farnesyl Hexanoate
Fatty Alcohols Dodecanol

Biotopes:
Meadows

Spruce Forest Edge

Hedge Rows
Food:
Several Asteraceae Nectar, Pollen

Salix caprea Nectar, Pollen
Nest:
Bare Ground
Nest Parasites:
Nomada flava

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


Pictures © 2003, 2007, 2008 J.K. Lindsey

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