Nomada lathburiana


    Length 8mm. One of the black and yellow banded Nomada species, N. lathburiana also has red markings on the body.

    Identification difficulty

    Around the nesting sites of its host Andrena cineraria.

    When to see it

    Seen from April to June.

    UK Status

    Nomada lathburiana was a Red Data Book species but seems to be fairly frequent, and increasing in numbers along with its host Andrena cineraria, suggesting that its status may be secure.

    VC55 Status

    Now fairly frequent in Leicestershire and Rutland.

    Leicestershire & Rutland Map

    Map key:

    Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)

    Coloured circles = NatureSpot records

    • RED = 2020+
    • DARK BLUE = 2015-2019
    • LIGHT BLUE = pre 2015


    UK Map