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Bee (Hymenoptera, Apiformes)Megachile ferox

Resin bee at Yarralumla, ACT

Megachile ferox at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Jan 2018

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12mm female; white facial hair; while spots on thorax (not likely to be M. heliophila)

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Hylaeus (Prosopisteron) littleri (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Apr 2020 by PeterA Dindymus versicolor (Harlequin bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 1 Apr 2020 by PeterA Dindymus versicolor (Harlequin bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 1 Apr 2020 by PeterA Hylaeus (Euprosopoides) rotundiceps (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by PeterA Hylaeus (Prosopisteron) littleri (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by PeterA Hylaeus (Hylaeorhiza) nubilosus (A yellow-spotted masked bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by PeterA Afranthidium (Immanthidium) repetitum (African carder bee, Megachild bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 26 Jan 2020 by PeterA Dindymus versicolor (Harlequin bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by PeterA Hylaeus (Prosopisteron) littleri (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Nov 2019 by PeterA Hylaeus amiculiformis (A masked bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Nov 2019 by PeterA Gminatus australis (Orange Assassin Bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 8 Jan 2019 by PeterA Scutiphora pedicellata (Metallic Jewel Bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by PeterA Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by PeterA Lasioglossum (Parasphecodes) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by PeterA Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) brazieri (White-banded bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by PeterA Hylaeus (Euprosopoides) rotundiceps (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 6 Jan 2019 by PeterA Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Yarralumla, ACT - 1 Feb 2018 by PeterA Megachile (Eutricharaea) maculariformis (Leafcutter bee, Megachilid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 23 Jan 2017 by PeterA Megachile sp. (several subgenera) (Resin Bees) at Yarralumla, ACT - 23 Jan 2017 by PeterA Leioproctus sp. (genus) (Plaster bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 13 Jan 2017 by PeterA
Hylaeus (Prosopisteron) littleri (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 27 Apr 2020 by PeterA
Dindymus versicolor (Harlequin bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 1 Apr 2020 by PeterA
Dindymus versicolor (Harlequin bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 1 Apr 2020 by PeterA
Hylaeus (Euprosopoides) rotundiceps (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by PeterA
Hylaeus (Prosopisteron) littleri (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by PeterA
Hylaeus (Hylaeorhiza) nubilosus (A yellow-spotted masked bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 31 Mar 2020 by PeterA
Afranthidium (Immanthidium) repetitum (African carder bee, Megachild bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 26 Jan 2020 by PeterA
Dindymus versicolor (Harlequin bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 24 Nov 2019 by PeterA
Hylaeus (Prosopisteron) littleri (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Nov 2019 by PeterA
Hylaeus amiculiformis (A masked bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 5 Nov 2019 by PeterA
Gminatus australis (Orange Assassin Bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 8 Jan 2019 by PeterA
Scutiphora pedicellata (Metallic Jewel Bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by PeterA
Poecilometis strigatus (Gum Tree Shield Bug) at Yarralumla, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by PeterA
Lasioglossum (Parasphecodes) sp. (genus & subgenus) (Halictid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by PeterA
Lasioglossum (Chilalictus) brazieri (White-banded bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 7 Jan 2019 by PeterA
Hylaeus (Euprosopoides) rotundiceps (Hylaeine colletid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 6 Jan 2019 by PeterA
Vespula germanica (European wasp) at Yarralumla, ACT - 1 Feb 2018 by PeterA
Megachile (Eutricharaea) maculariformis (Leafcutter bee, Megachilid bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 23 Jan 2017 by PeterA
Megachile sp. (several subgenera) (Resin Bees) at Yarralumla, ACT - 23 Jan 2017 by PeterA
Leioproctus sp. (genus) (Plaster bee) at Yarralumla, ACT - 13 Jan 2017 by PeterA

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Location information

Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 4 - 15 Abundance
  • Tristaniopsis laurina Associated plant
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size (cm)
  • Female Gender
  • 4 Jan 2018 Recorded on
  • PeterA Recorded by

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