Andrena subopaca

Description

A very small and rather dark blackish bee.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

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