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Megachile sp.

Leafcutter, resin or mortar bee at suppressed

Megachile sp. at suppressed - 2 Jan 2022
Megachile sp. at suppressed - 2 Jan 2022
Megachile sp. at suppressed - 2 Jan 2022
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Identification history

Megachile sp. 2 Jan 2022 michael.batley
Unidentified 2 Jan 2022 Birdy

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   2 Jan 2022
Possibly Megachile serricauda.

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Species information

  • Not Sensitive
  • Local Native
  • Non-Invasive

Sighting information

  • 1 - 3 Abundance
  • 2 Jan 2022 04:04 PM Recorded on
  • Birdy Recorded by

Additional information

  • Veronica Associated plant
  • Blue-banded Bee, European Honeybee and Cabbage White Associated Insect
  • 5mm to 12mm Animal size
  • Unknown Gender
  • Breeding behaviour

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  • Confirmed by an expert moderator
  • Nearby sighting(s) of same species
  • GPS evidence of location
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  • Additional attributes
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