Taxonomy

Nomada flavoguttata

Distribution

Status

Conservation status

Least concern

Species Biology

Identification

  • Small solitary species (5-9mm)
  • Abdomen is predominantly red and black striped, but can have patches of yellow at the sides

Habitat

Known from a range of habitat types

Flight period

April-August

Nesting biology

Cleptoparasite. Breeds in nests of Andrena minutula, A. subopaca, A. semilaevis

Flowers visited

Polylectic - Salix, Potentilla, Fragaria, Tussilago, Bellis, Euphorbia, Veronica, Daucus, Anthriscus

Distribution

World distribution(GBIF)

All of Europe

Temporal change

Records submitted to Data Centre in 2020

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References

Publications

Conservation status: FitzPatrick Ú., Murray T.E., Byrne A., Paxton R.J., Brown M.J.F. (2006) Regional Red List of Irish Bees, Publ. Rep. to National Parks and Wildlife Service (Ireland) and Environment and Heritage Service (N. Ireland). http://www.npws.ie/publications/red-lists

Flowers visited & World distribution: Westrich, P. (1989) Die Wildbienen Baden-Württembergs. Eugen Ulmer, Stuttgart, Germany.

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