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Tawny Mining Bee

from the Guardian

The Great British Bee Count – in pictures

Article: Great British Bee Count in pictures: Here Tawny mining bee, Clevedon, Somerset


Beginners bees & wasps: Andrena fulva - tawny mining-bee | BWARS

A female tawny mining bee (andrena fulva) starting to excavate a nest in loose soil. Wild hymenoptera sightings can be recorded with The UK Bees, Wasps and Ants Recording Society (BWARS). This is a subscription based volunteer recording society, operating under the aegis of the UK Biological Records Centre (BRC). The Society is affiliated to the British Entomological and Natural History Society (BENHS).