Andrena subopaca


    A very small and rather dark blackish bee.

    Identification difficulty

    Often seen on Dandelion flowers and usually near to ground level or on low vegetation.

    When to see it

    Peak period is April to June.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent in Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    MAP KEY:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

    UK Map