Heriades rubicola Perez, 1890


Heriades copetica MORAWITZ, 1892; Heriades crenulatus aurantifer COCKERELL 1931;

Description and notes

First recorded from the British mainland in Dorset in 2006. A second record was made in SE London in 2016. It is also present on the Channel Islands.

Reference: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/315797787_Small-Headed_Resin_Bee_Heriades_rubicola_new_to_Britain_Hymenoptera_Megachilidae

Year profile last updated

November 2016