Order Archive: Hymenoptera

Poplar Sawfly (larva)

Poplar Sawfly (Cladius grandis) (On Variegated Poplar, 02/09/2014)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/poplar-sawfly-larva/

Buff-tailed Bumblebee

Buff-tailed Bumblebee (Bombus terrestris) (10 April 2010)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/buff-tailed-bumblebee/

Pear Slug Sawfly – larva

Larva of Pear Slug Sawfly (Caliroa cerasi)(on plum 14 August 2013)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/pear-slug-sawfly-larva/

Palisade Sawfly – larva

Larva of Palisade Sawfly (Stauronematus platycerus)(on Variegated Poplar 01 July 2013)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/palisade-sawfly-larva/

Tenthredo livida – a sawfly

Tenthredo livida – a sawfly(on Urtica dioca, St David’s Meadow, 06 June 2013)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/sawfly-3/

Crossocerus megacephalus

Crossocerus megacephalus – a digger wasp(with prey, in vicinity of nest, 02 August 2012)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/digger-wasp-3/

Crossocerus megacephalus

Crossocerus megacephalus – a digger wasp(Captured specimen, 27 July 2012)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/digger-wasp-2/

Tree Bumblebee

Tree bumble-bee (Bombus hypnorum)(04 June 2011) This large bumble bee is a relative newcomer to Britain having made its first recorded appearance in 2001. It has now been spread across most of England and Wales, though you won’t find it in many reference books on British bees. Fortunately, it is very easy to identify …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/tree-bumblebee/

Ashy Mining Bee

Andrena cineraria – a mining bee(Thrupp Lake, 07 April 2011)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/ashy-mining-bee/

Nomada fabriciana – female

Nomada fabriciana (female)(25 March 2011)

Permanent link to this article: http://www.radleyvillage.org.uk/nature-post/nomada-fabriciana-female/

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