A Female Tawny Mining Bee (Andrena fulva) on route between her soil nest & the spring blossoms above.
These solitary bees are invaluable pollinators of fruit trees. Only the females have the striking red hairs across their body – the male is notable only for its white facial hairs.
- Credit: AnnMarie Jones
- Copyright: AnnMarie Jones
- Title: Tawny Mining Bee