Hairy-footed flower bees about

I saw my first Hairy-footed flower bee of the year today, a male. He nectared at Lungwort and then settled on a nearby dandelion plant.

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Lungwort, Pulmonaria officinalis – D Porter
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Hairy-footed flower bee, Anthophora plumipes, male, Radstock, 07 March 2017 – D Porter

 

 

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