Common Furrow-bee - Lasioglossum calceatum

    Alt Name
    Slender Mining Bee

    There are several similar species and expert help should be sought with identification.

    Photo ID?

    It exploits a variety of habitats and flowers.

    When to see it

    Flies from spring into early autumn.

    UK Status

    Widespread and fairly frequent -it is the commonest Lasioglossum in most parts of Britain.

    VC55 Status

    Status in Leicestershire and Rutland not known.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    UK Map