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Red mason bee

Osmia rufa

Description:

The bee is a compact bee with dense, reddish brown coat on the back and black head and chest. It nests in dead wood, brick walls or other vacant cavities.

Habitat:

Farmland: hayfield

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arne.roysland
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arne.roysland

Spotted on May 1, 2020
Submitted on May 2, 2020

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