Body length: 8 to 15 mm. The head and thorax are black, the front half of the abdomen is yellowy-orange.
Hedgerows and meadows.
May to August.
Adults visit various flowers for nectar.
Status in Britain is difficult to determine due to lack of records.
Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.
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Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015