Common Furrow-bee - Lasioglossum calceatum

Alternative names
Slender Mining Bee

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

Identification difficulty

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.

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Leicestershire & Rutland Map


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

UK Map