Black wasp with white wooly hair

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Black wasp with white wooly hair

Post by MWP admin » Wed Dec 21, 2011 12:13 pm

I would like to identify this wasp. The wings are black like Xylopa, and the white wool-like hair is very interesting, making the species having a contrasting black and white colour.

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Post by IL-PINE » Wed Jan 11, 2012 8:38 pm

or busufus melitensis :o

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Post by MWP admin » Sun Jan 15, 2012 6:37 am

Thanks Xilpa, it is quite similar to Andrena agilissima you suggested
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