Chocolate Mining Bee

Andrena scotica

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Andrena scotica, the chocolate mining bee or hawthorn bee, is a species of mining bee from the family Andrenidae. It occurs in western Europe and is one of the most frequently encountered mining bees found in Great Britain, where it had been previously misidentified as Andrena carantonica.

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  1. (c) Stefan, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC), https://www.inaturalist.org/photos/11241412
  2. (c) Wikipedia, some rights reserved (CC BY-SA), https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrena_scotica

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