Nature School Game Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Red-bottomed bee (Exoneura sp.)

Description:

Red-bottomed bee (Exoneura sp.), a species of Reed bee native to Australia, Approximately 6mm long.

Habitat:

Native bushland, gardens, etc.

Notes:

This one is on a Native flag iris.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

lori.tas
lori.tas 9 years ago

A very small bee that typically shelters inside reed stems.

lori.tas
Spotted by
lori.tas

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

Spotted on Oct 22, 2009
Submitted on Oct 28, 2010

Nearby Spottings

Aoplocnemis tasmanicus Robber fly Red-bottomed bee Little penguin, aka Fairy penguin

Reference