17 April 2010

Vernal colletes mining bee at Oxwich


The sunny weather has brought out good numbers of the nationally rare Colletes cunicularis at Whiteford and Oxwich. They feed on the pollen of creeping willow. This mating pair was photographed at Oxwich.
David Painter

1 comment:

carlos suarez said...

Very nice photos and wonderful landscapes¡¡
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